1963 Cannes Film Festival

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1963 Cannes Film Festival
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Official poster of the 16th Cannes Film Festival, an original illustration by Jean-Denis Maillart.[1]
Opening film The Birds
Location Cannes, France
Founded 1946
Awards Palme d'Or (Il Gattopardo)
Number of films 26 (In Competition)[2]
2 (Out of Competition)
22 (Short Film)
Festival date 9 May 1963 (1963-05-09) – 23 May 1963 (1963-05-23)
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The 16th Cannes Film Festival was held on 9-23 May 1963.[3] The Palme d'Or went to the Il Gattopardo by Luchino Visconti.[4] The festival opened with The Birds, directed by Alfred Hitchcock.[5][6]

Jury[edit]

Feature film competition[edit]

Films out of competition[edit]

Awards[edit]

Luchino Visconti, winner of the Palme d'Or at the event.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Posters 1963". Retrieved 14 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Official Selection 1963 : All the Selection". Retrieved 14 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "1963 - The Price of a Cheetah". Retrieved 10 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "Awards 1963 : All Awards". Retrieved 10 December 2013. 
  5. ^ "1963 Cannes Film Festival opening film". Retrieved 10 December 2013. 
  6. ^ "Opening of the 1963 festival". Retrieved 10 December 2013. 

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