Your Favourite Foreign Language Films from 1974

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The Best Picture winner of the 1975 International Film Festival of India was …


Dreaming Youth (1974) Janos Rozsa, Hungary

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France’s Etoile de Cristal Awards began in 1955.  It was eventually replaced by the Cesar Awards in 1976.  These films won its National Best Picture Award ...

Le Rouge et le Noir (1954) Claude Autant-Lara, France

French Cancan (1955) Jean Renoir, France

A Man Escaped or The Wind Bloweth Where It Listeth (1956) Robert Bresson, France

He Who Must Die (1957) Jules Dassin, France

Would be Gentleman (1958) Jean Meyer, France

Head Against the Wall (1959) Georges Franju, France

Lola (1961) Jacques Demy, France

Jules and Jim (1962) Francois Truffaut, France

Les Abysses (1963) Nikos Papatakis, France

Laugh With Max Linder (1964) Maud Linder, France

La Guerre Est Finie (1966) Alain Resnais, France

Playtime (1967) Jacques Tati, France

Z (1969) Constantin Costa-Gavras, France

Time to Live (1969) Bernard Paul, France

The Territory of Others (1970) Francois Bel, Jacqueline Fano, Michel Fano, Gerard Vienne, France

The French Calvinists (1972) Rene Allio, France

A Tear In the Ocean (1973) Henri Glaeser, France

La Femme de Jean (1974) Yannick Bellon, France


And these foreign language films were recipients of its Best Internaitonal Picture Award ...

I Vitelloni (1953) Federico Fellini, Italy

Senso (1954) Luchino Visconti, Italy

The Seventh Seal (1957) Ingmar Bergman, Sweden

The Deadly Invention (1959) Karel Zeman, Czechoslovakia

L’Avventura (1960) Michaelangelo Antonioni, Italy

Viridiana (1961) Luis Bunuel, Spain

Bandits of Orgosolo (1961) Vittorio De Seta, Italy

The Loves of a Blonde (1965) Milos Foreman, Czechoslovakia

Confessions of a Police Captain (1971) Damiano Damiani, Italy

Red Psalm (1972) Miklos Jancso, Hungary

Aguirre the Wrath of God (1972) Werner Herzog, Germany

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