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16th Venice International Film Festival

The 16th annual Venice International Film Festival was held from 25 August to 9 September 1955.[1]

16th Venice International Film Festival
Festival poster
LocationVenice, Italy
Festival date25 August – 9 September 1955
Venice Film Festival chronology



In CompetitionEdit

English title Original title Director(s) Production country
The Girlfriends Le Amiche Michelangelo Antonioni Italy
Amici per la pelle Franco Rossi Italy
The Swindle Il bidone Federico Fellini Italy
The Word Ordet Carl Theodor Dreyer Denmark
The Big Knife Robert Aldrich United States
Blekitny krzyz Andrzej Munk Poland
Ciske de Rat Wolfgang Staudte Netherlands
The Deep Blue Sea Anatole Litvak UK
Heroes and Sinners Les héros sont fatigués Yves Ciampi France
The Kentuckian Burt Lancaster USA
Bad Liaisons Les Mauvaises rencontres Alexandre Astruc France
The Grasshopper Poprygunya Samson Samsonov Soviet Union
To Catch a Thief Alfred Hitchcock USA
Princess Yang Kwei-Fei Yôkihi Kenji Mizoguchi Japan


Awards for 1955[3]


  1. ^ "The 1950′s". Retrieved October 8, 2013.
  2. ^ "Juries for the 1950′s". Retrieved October 8, 2013.
  3. ^ "Venice Film Festival". IMDb. Retrieved 21 March 2013.
  4. ^ Poprygunya on IMDb
  5. ^ Ivan Bratanov on IMDb
  6. ^ Dako Dakovski on IMDb

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