1958 Cannes Film Festival

The 11th International Film Festival of Cannes 1958 took place until May 18, 1958 by May 2.


* = Golden Palm

International Jury

Jury President was the French writer Marcel Achard. He stood in front of the following judges: Bernard Buffet, Cesare Zavattini, Charles Vidor, Dudley Leslie, Helmut Käutner, Jean de Baroncelli, Ladislao Vajda, Madeleine Robinson, Sergei Jutkewitsch and Tomiko Asabuki.

Award winners

  • Palme d'Or: The Cranes are Flying
  • Special Jury Award: My Uncle
  • Best Director: Ingmar Bergman
  • Best Screenplay: Pier Paolo Pasolini, Massimo Franciosa, Pasquale Festa Campanile for Giovani maritime
  • Best Actor: Paul Newman in The Long Hot Summer