1955 Cannes Film Festival

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Palme d'OrMarty (United States)
Particular praise for the following contributions to Marty:
Paddy Chayevsky, screenplay
Delbert Mann, direction
Ernest Borgnine and Betsy Blair, performances
Special Jury PrizeThe Lost Continent, Leonardo Bonzi, Mario Craveri, Enrico Gras, F. Lavagnino and G. Moser (Italy)
PerformancesSpencer Tracy, Bad Day at Black Rock (United States)
The ensemble of actors in The Big Family, Joseph Heifitz (U.S.S.R.)
DirectionSergei Vassiliev, The Heroes of Shipka (Bulgaria)
Jules Dassin, Rififi (France)
Film LyricismRomeo and Juliet, L. Arnchtam and L. Lavrovsky (U.S.S.R.)
Dramatic FilmEast of Eden, Elia Kazan (United States)
Special Jury MentionsBaby Naaz, Boot Polish (India)
Haya Havarit, Hill 24 Doesn't Answer (Israel)
Ladislao Vajda, Marcelino Pan y Vino (Spain)

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