32nd Berlin International Film Festival

The 32nd annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 12–23 February 1982.[2] The Golden Bear was awarded to the West German film Veronika Voss directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder.[3]

32nd Berlin International Film Festival
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Festival poster
LocationWest Berlin, Germany
Founded1951
AwardsGolden Bear (Veronika Voss)
No. of films300 films[1]
Festival date12–23 February 1982
Websitehttp://www.berlinale.de

The Honorary Golden Bear (Goldener Ehrenbar) was introduced for the first time in this edition to pay tribute to important figures in the world of film. The award has been presented for an exceptional artistic career and is given to the guest of honour of the Homage.[4] In this edition it was awarded to American actor James Stewart.[5]

A new section was introduced at the festival by Manfred Salzgeber, which was renamed Panorama in 1986.[6] The retrospective dedicated to German film director Curtis Bernhardt titled Insurrection of Emotions along with East German children’s films of the 50-70s in collaboration with the DEFA.[7]

JuryEdit

 
Joan Fontaine, Jury President

The following people were announced as being on the jury for the festival:[8]

Films in competitionEdit

The following films were in competition for the Golden Bear award:[1]

English title Original title Director(s) Country
Absence of Malice Absence of Malice Sydney Pollack USA
An Unsuitable Job for a Woman An Unsuitable Job for a Woman Chris Petit United Kingdom
Beyroutou el lika Borhane Alaouié Lebanon
Bürgschaft für ein Jahr Herrmann Zschoche East Germany
The Simple-Minded Murder Den Enfaldige Mördaren Hasse Alfredson Sweden
Shivers Dreszcze Wojciech Marczewski Poland
Eine deutsche Revolution Helmut Herbst West Germany
The Girl with the Red Hair Het meisje met het rode haar Ben Verbong Netherlands
Il Marchese del Grillo Mario Monicelli Italy
L'amour des femmes Michel Soutter Switzerland
Muzhiki! Iskra Babich Soviet Union
Willful Murder Nihon no Atsui Hibi Bōsatsu: Shimoyama Jiken Kei Kumai Japan
Requiem Zoltán Fábri Hungary
Romance with Amelie Romanze mit Amelie Ulrich Thein East Germany
Farewell to the Land Saraba itoshiki daichi Mitsuo Yanagimachi Japan
The Killing of Angel Street The Killing of Angel Street Donald Crombie Australia
Repeat Dive Tzlila Chozeret Shimon Dotan Israel
Strange Affair Une étrange affaire Pierre Granier-Deferre France
Veronika Voss Rainer Werner Fassbinder West Germany
Longing for My Native Country Xiang qing Hu Bingliu, Wang Jin China

Out of competitionEdit

KeyEdit

Winner of the main award for best film in its section

Retrospective and HomageEdit

The following films were shown in the retrospective "Insurrection of Emotions: Curtis Bernhardt":[9]

English title Original title Director(s) Country
A Stolen Life Curtis Bernhardt USA
Beau Brummell Curtis Bernhardt United Kingdom, USA
Conflict Curtis Bernhardt USA
The Last Fort Das letzte Fort Kurt Bernhardt Germany
The Man Who Murdered Der Mann, der den Mord beging Kurt Bernhardt Germany
The Rebel Der Rebell Kurt Bernhardt Germany
The Tunnel Der Tunnel Kurt Bernhardt Germany
Devotion Curtis Bernhardt USA
The Woman One Longs For Die Frau, nach der man sich sehnt Kurt Bernhardt Germany
The Last Company Die letzte Kompagnie Kurt Bernhardt Germany
Orphan of Lowood Die Waise von Lowood Kurt Bernhardt Germany
Gaby Curtis Bernhardt USA
High Wall Curtis Bernhardt USA
Interrupted Melody Curtis Bernhardt USA
Juke Girl Curtis Bernhardt USA
Children's Souls Accuse You Kinderseelen klagen euch an Kurt Bernhardt Germany
Kisses for My President Curtis Bernhardt USA
Lady with Red Hair Kurt Bernhardt USA
The Tunnel Le Tunnel Kurt Bernhardt France, Germany
Million Dollar Baby Curtis Bernhardt USA
Miss Sadie Thompson Curtis Bernhardt USA
My Love Came Back Kurt Bernhardt USA
My Reputation Curtis Bernhardt USA
Payment on Demand Curtis Bernhardt USA
Possessed Curtis Bernhardt USA
The Prince of Rogues Schinderhannes Kurt Bernhardt Germany
Sirocco Curtis Bernhardt USA
The Blue Veil Curtis Bernhardt USA
The Doctor and the Girl Curtis Bernhardt USA

The following films were shown in the retrospective "East German Children’s Films":

English title Original title Director(s) Country
Heart of Stone Das kalte Herz Paul Verhoeven East Germany
Das Pferdemädchen Egon Schlegel East Germany
Der tapfere Schulschwänzer Heiner Carow East Germany
Die Fahrt nach Bamsdorf Klaus Georgi and Otto Sacher East Germany
Die Reise nach Sundevit Heiner Carow East Germany
The Sons of Great Bear Die Söhne der großen Bärin Josef Mach East Germany
Ehret die Frauen Klaus Georgi and Otto Sacher East Germany
Ikarus Heiner Carow East Germany
Mohr und die Raben von London Helmut Dziuba East Germany
Philipp, der Kleine Herrmann Zschoche East Germany
Sie nannten ihn Amigo Heiner Carow East Germany
Vater als Studienhilfe Otto Sacher East Germany
Vaters große Liebe Klaus Georgi East Germany
Vater und die Mathematik Otto Sacher East Germany
Wie heiratet man einen König? Rainer Simon East Germany

The following films were shown in the homage to James Stewart:[9]

English title Original title Director(s) Country
Anatomy of a Murder Otto Preminger USA
Born to Dance Roy Del Ruth USA
Call Northside 777 Henry Hathaway USA
Destry Rides Again George Marshall USA
It's a Wonderful Life Frank Capra USA
The Glenn Miller Story Anthony Mann USA
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance John Ford USA
The Naked Spur Anthony Mann USA
The Philadelphia Story George Cukor USA
The Shop Around the Corner Ernst Lubitsch USA
The Spirit of St. Louis Billy Wilder USA
The Stratton Story Sam Wood USA
Winchester '73 Anthony Mann USA

The film Berlin: Die Sinfonie der Großstadt by Walter Ruttmann was also shown in the retrospective.

AwardsEdit

The following prizes were awarded by the Jury:[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "PROGRAMME 1982". berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 9 November 2013. Retrieved 8 June 2014.
  2. ^ "32nd Berlin International Film Festival". berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 26 August 2010. Retrieved 1 September 2010.
  3. ^ a b "PRIZES & HONOURS 1982". berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 15 October 2013. Retrieved 8 June 2014.
  4. ^ "The guests of the Homage since 1977". www.berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 5 August 2017. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  5. ^ "32nd Berlin International Film Festival – Honorary Golden Bear". Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin. Retrieved 10 December 2017.
  6. ^ "PANORAMA". Retrieved 25 June 2014.
  7. ^ "RETROSPECTIVE". Archived from the original on 4 March 2017. Retrieved 28 July 2014.
  8. ^ "JURIES 1982". berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 23 October 2013. Retrieved 8 June 2014.
  9. ^ a b "RETROSPECTIVE 1982". Retrieved 4 June 2020.

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