Berlin International Film Festival 1974
This year the Berlinale took place at the same time as the major event in Germany, the 1974 World Cup . Under the festival director Alfred Bauer , however, football was not the focus of Dieter Kosslick's decades later . Another event was much more important for the future of the festival. For the first time a Soviet film was shown in the festival program. With you and without you was the name of the debut film by the Soviet actor Rodion Nachapetow , who was also a debut for the Berlinale in competition but out of competition.
The following films were shown in competition at the 1974 Berlinale:
The jury president this year was the Argentine Rodolfo Kuhn. He presided over the following jury: Pietro Bianchi (Italy), Gérard Ducaux-Rupp (France), Kurt Heinz (Germany), Margaret Hixman (Great Britain), Akira Iwasaki (Japan), Arthur Knight (USA), Manfred Purzer (Germany) and Piet Ruivenkamp (Netherlands).
Golden Bear : Duddy aims high
- Silver bears :
- The watchmaker of St. Paul (Special Jury Prize)
- Uprising in Patagonia
- In the name of the people
- Little Malcolm
- Still life
- Bread and chocolate
- FIPRESCI Prize : Still life by Sohrab Shahid Saless
- 50 Years of the Berlinale - International Film Festival 1951–2000 by Wolfgang Jacobsen