Awards & Winners

1961 Cannes Film Festival Awards

Check winners and nominations of 1961 Cannes Film Festival Awards. Check awards winners of 1961 Cannes Film Festival Awards. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

Palme d'Or

Henri Colpi

Honored for : The Long Absence
Palme d'Or

Luis Buñuel

Honored for : Viridiana
Cannes Jury Prize - Short Film

Gyula Macskássy

Honored for : Duel
Cannes Best Director Award

Yuliya Solntseva

Honored for : Chronicle of Flaming Years
Cannes Jury Prize

Jerzy Kawalerowicz

Honored for : Mother Joan of the Angels
Cannes Best Actress Award

Sophia Loren

Honored for : Two Women
Cannes Best Actor Award

Anthony Perkins

Honored for : Goodbye Again