26th Berlin International Film Festival
The 26th annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 25 June – 6 July 1976. The Golden Bear was awarded to the American film Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson directed by Robert Altman.
|Awards||Golden Bear (Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson)|
|Festival date||25 June – 6 July 1976|
The Japanese film In the Realm of the Senses by Nagisa Oshima was confiscated during the Berlinale premiere of the film and banned after a court hearing. Charlie Chaplin's 1957 film A King in New York was also screened at the festival.
The following people were announced as being on the jury for the festival:
Films in competitionEdit
The following films were in competition for the Golden Bear award:
† Winner of the main award for best film in its section
The following prizes were awarded by the Jury:
- Golden Bear: Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson by Robert Altman
- Silver Bear – Special Jury Prize: Canoa: A Shameful Memory by Felipe Cazals
- Silver Bear for Best Director: Mario Monicelli for Caro Michele
- Silver Bear for Best Actress: Jadwiga Barańska for Noce i dnie
- Silver Bear for Best Actor: Gerhard Olschewski for Verlorenes Leben
- Silver Bear for an outstanding single achievement: László Lugossy for Azonosítás
- Silver Bear: Baghé sangui by Parviz Kimiavi
- FIPRESCI Award
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