27th Berlin International Film Festival
|Awards||Golden Bear (The Ascent)|
|Festival date||24 June – 5 July 1977|
The 27th annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 24 June – 5 July 1977. The festival opened with Nickelodeon by Peter Bogdanovich. The Golden Bear was awarded to the Soviet Union film The Ascent directed by Larisa Shepitko. The retrospective dedicated to Marlene Dietrich was shown at the festival. It was divided into two parts, Part 1 was shown this year.
The following people were announced as being on the jury for the festival:
- Senta Berger (Head of Jury)
- Ellen Burstyn
- Helène Vager
- Rainer Werner Fassbinder
- Derek Malcolm
- Andrej Michaolkow-Kontschalowski
- Ousmane Sembène
- Humberto Solás
- Basilio Martín Patino
Films in competition
† Winner of the main award for best film in its section The opening and closing films are screened during the opening and closing ceremonies respectively.
The following prizes were awarded by the Jury:
- Golden Bear: The Ascent by Larisa Shepitko
- Silver Bear - Special Jury Prize: Le diable probablement by Robert Bresson
- Silver Bear for Best Director: Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón for Camada negra
- Silver Bear for Best Actress: Lily Tomlin for The Late Show
- Silver Bear for Best Actor: Fernando Fernán Gómez for El anacoreta
- Silver Bear:
- FIPRESCI Award
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