List of submissions to the 34th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film

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The following 13 films, all from different countries, were submitted for the 34th Academy Awards in the category Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film which took place in 1962. The highlighted titles were the five nominated films, which came from Denmark, Japan, Mexico, Spain and Sweden.

For the second year in a row, the Oscar went to an Ingmar Bergman film from Sweden, this time for Through A Glass Darkly.[1]

Argentina, Austria and Switzerland submitted films for the first time. France and Italy both failed to be nominated for the first time since the introduction of the competitive award.

Country Film title used in nomination Language Original title Director IMDB
 Argentina Summer Skin Spanish Piel de verano Leopoldo Torre Nilsson [1]
 Austria Jedermann German Jedermann Gottfried Reinhardt [2]
 Denmark Harry and the Butler Danish Harry og kammertjeneren Bent Christensen [3]
 Egypt Love and Faith Arabic وا إسلاماه Enrico Bomba & Andrew Marton [4]
 France Last Year at Marienbad French L'Année dernière à Marienbad Alain Resnais [5]
 India Stree Hindi Stree Rajaram Vankudre Shantaram [6]
 Italy The Night Italian La Notte Michelangelo Antonioni [7]
 Japan Immortal Love Japanese 永遠の人 Keisuke Kinoshita [8]
 Mexico The Important Man Spanish Ánimas Trujano Ismael Rodríguez [9]
 Philippines The Moises Padilla Story Tagalog The Moises Padilla Story Gerardo de León [10]
 Spain Plácido Spanish Plácido Luis García Berlanga [11]
 Sweden Through a Glass Darkly Swedish Såsom i en spegel Ingmar Bergman [12]
  Switzerland Die Schatten werden länger (Lengthening Shadows) German Die Schatten werden länger Ladislao Vajda [13]


  1. ^ "The 34th Academy Awards (1962) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-10-29.