Tuesday, May 24

1946 Cannes Film Festival – Palme d’Or Winner and Nominees

1946 Cannes Film Festival – Palme d’Or Winner

Brief Encounter David Lean

Brief Encounter

David Lean

Meeting a stranger in a railway station, a woman is tempted to cheat on her husband.

María Candelaria (Xochimilco) Emilio Fernández

María Candelaria (Xochimilco)

Emilio Fernández

In Xochimilco 1909, María Candelaria and Lorenzo Rafael long for getting married but the odds are against them. Maria Candelaria is segregated for being a prostitute’s child and the couple …

Men Without Wings Frantisek Cáp

Men Without Wings

Frantisek Cáp

The action takes place in occupied Czechoslovak Republic after assassination of Schutzstaffel (SS)-Obergruppenführer and General der Polizei Reinhard Heydrich, acting Reichsprotektor of the…

Neecha Nagar Chetan Anand

Neecha Nagar

Chetan Anand

The films takes an expressionist look at the gulf between the rich and poor in the society. The film centers on a wealthy and capacious landlord, Sarkar (Rafi Peer) who lives in a palatial …

Pastoral Symphony Jean Delannoy

Pastoral Symphony

Jean Delannoy

A minister falls in love with a blind young woman he sheltered, but so does his son.

Red Meadows Bodil Ipsen

Red Meadows

Bodil Ipsen

A 1945 Danish war drama based on resistance fighter Ole Vlademar Juul’s 1945 novel of the same name, is a suspense tale revolving around the memories of a Danish saboteur as he await s his execution in a German war-time prison.

Rome, Open City Roberto Rossellini

Rome, Open City

Roberto Rossellini

During the Nazi occupation of Rome in 1944, the Resistance leader, Giorgio Manfredi, is chased by the Nazis as he seeks refuge and a way to escape.

The Last Chance Leopold Lindtberg

The Last Chance

Leopold Lindtberg

Escaping a Nazi prison train in war-torn Italy, an American and a British soldier set out for the Swiss border and find themselves leading a multi-national party of refugees for the Italian underground.

The Lost Weekend Billy Wilder

The Lost Weekend

Billy Wilder

The desperate life of a chronic alcoholic is followed through a four-day drinking bout.

The Turning Point Fridrikh Ermler

The Turning Point

Fridrikh Ermler

Released after the Russian victory over the Germans in WWII, the film stresses the role of the officer staff during the Battle of Stalingrad.

Torment Alf Sjöberg

Torment

Alf Sjöberg

An idealistic adolescent, suffering under the thumb of a sadistic schoolmaster, falls in love with a loose girl who is bullied and tormented by another lover.

1946 Cannes Film Festival – Palme d’Or Nominees

Anna and the King of Siam John Cromwell
Anna and the King of Siam
John Cromwell
Beauty and the Beast Jean Cocteau
Beauty and the Beast
Jean Cocteau
Blood and Fire Anders Henrikson
Blood and Fire
Anders Henrikson
Caesar and Cleopatra Gabriel Pascal
Caesar and Cleopatra
Gabriel Pascal
Camões José Leitão de Barros
Camões
José Leitão de Barros
Dunia Mohammed Karim
Dunia
Mohammed Karim
Floarea reginei Paul Calinescu
Floarea reginei
Paul Calinescu
Gaslight George Cukor
Gaslight
George Cukor
Gilda Charles Vidor
Gilda
Charles Vidor
Girl No. 217 Mikhail Romm
Girl No. 217
Mikhail Romm
Hello Moscow! Sergei Yutkevich
Hello Moscow!
Sergei Yutkevich
Le miserie del signor Travet Mario Soldati
Le miserie del signor Travet
Mario Soldati
Letter from the Dead Johan Jacobsen
Letter from the Dead
Johan Jacobsen
Make Mine Music Robert Cormack
Make Mine Music
Robert Cormack
Mr. Orchid René Clément
Mr. Orchid
René Clément
Nezbedný bakalár Otakar Vávra
Nezbedný bakalár
Otakar Vávra
Notorious Alfred Hitchcock
Notorious
Alfred Hitchcock
Patrie Louis Daquin
Patrie
Louis Daquin
Rhapsody in Blue Irving Rapper
Rhapsody in Blue
Irving Rapper
The Bandit Alberto Lattuada
The Bandit
Alberto Lattuada
The Battle of the Rails René Clément
The Battle of the Rails
René Clément
The Captive Heart Basil Dearden
The Captive Heart
Basil Dearden
The Great Glinka Lev Arnshtam
The Great Glinka
Lev Arnshtam
The Lovers Giacomo Gentilomo
The Lovers
Giacomo Gentilomo
The Magic Bow Bernard Knowles
The Magic Bow
Bernard Knowles
The Seventh Veil Compton Bennett
The Seventh Veil
Compton Bennett
The Stone Flower Aleksandr Ptushko
The Stone Flower
Aleksandr Ptushko
The Three Musketeers Miguel M. Delgado
The Three Musketeers
Miguel M. Delgado
Três Dias Sem Deus Bárbara Virgínia
Três Dias Sem Deus
Bárbara Virgínia
Un giorno nella vita Alessandro Blasetti
Un giorno nella vita
Alessandro Blasetti
Un revenant Christian-Jaque
Un revenant
Christian-Jaque
Wonder Man H. Bruce Humberstone
Wonder Man
H. Bruce Humberstone
Zoya Lev Arnshtam
Zoya
Lev Arnshtam