120 relations: Abel Gance, Albert Lamorisse, Alf Sjöberg, Alfred Hitchcock, André Cauvin, Arne Mattsson, Awaara, Él (film), Barabbas (1953 film), Ben Sharpsteen, Bernard Devlin, Bert Haanstra, Bongolo (film), Call Me Madam (film), Cannes, Cannes Film Festival, Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor, Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress, Charles Spaak, Charles Vanel, Charles Walters, Children of Hiroshima, Clyde Geronimi, Colin Low (filmmaker), Come Back, Little Sheba (1952 film), Daniel Mann, Dedication of the Great Buddha, Doña Francisquita (film), Edgar Neville, Edward G. Robinson, Emergency Ward (film), Emilio Fernández, Endless Horizons, Enrico Gras, Erik Blomberg, Flamenco (1952 film), For the Sake of My Intemperate Youth, Francisco del Villar, Gabriel Migliori, Gösta Werner, Gendai-jin, George More O'Ferrall, Georges Van Parys, Gian Gaspare Napolitano, Gilbert Prouteau, Green Magic, Hamilton Luske, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Houen zo!, I Confess (film), ..., IMDb, International Federation of Film Critics, Intimate Relations (1953 film), Jacques Tati, Jan Hulsker, Jean Cocteau, Jean Dréville, Jean Oser, Jean Queval, John Ford, John Halas, Joseph Krumgold, Juan Antonio Bardem, Kaneto Shindo, Ladislao Vajda, Ladislas Starevich, Las Tres perfectas casadas, Leopold Lindtberg, Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot, Light in the High Plains, Lili, Lima Barreto (director), Louis Chauvet, Luis Buñuel, Luis García Berlanga, Marcel Ichac, Margot Benacerraf, Mario Soldati, Miguel Mihura, Minoru Shibuya, O Cangaceiro, Olle Hellbom, Palme d'Or, Perfidy (film), Peter Pan (1953 film), Raj Kapoor, Renée Faure, Roberto Gavaldón, Roger Leenhardt, Rossana (film), Shirley Booth, Short Film Palme d'Or, SIGNIS, Teinosuke Kinugasa, Terminal Station (film), The Heart of the Matter (film), The Romance of Transportation in Canada, The Stranger Left No Card, The Sun Shines Bright, The Village (1953 film), The Wages of Fear, The Wayward Wife, The White Reindeer, Titina De Filippo, Tulio Demicheli, Víctor Urruchúa, Vittorio De Sica, Vittorio Sala, Vladimir Pogačić, Walt Disney, Walter Lang, Water Birds, Welcome Mr. Marshall!, Wendy Toye, White Mane, Wilfred Jackson, Wolfgang Liebeneiner, ...And Now Miguel, 1. April 2000, 1953 in film. Expand index (70 more) » « Shrink index
Abel Gance (25 October 188910 November 1981) was a French film director and producer, writer and actor.
Albert Lamorisse (13 January 1922 – 2 June 1970) was a French filmmaker, film producer, and writer, who is best known for his award-winning short films which he began making in the late 1940s, and also for inventing the famous strategic board game Risk in 1957.
Sven Erik Alf Sjöberg (21 June 1903 – 17 April 1980) was a Swedish theatre and film director.
Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and producer, widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema.
André Cauvin (12 February 1907 – 2 April 2004) was a Belgian documentary film director.
Arne Mattsson (2 December 1919 - 28 June 1995) was a Swedish film director, born in Uppsala.
Awaara (pronounced Āvārā, meaning "Vagabond"; also written Awāra), also known as The Vagabond overseas, is a 1951 Indian Bollywood film, produced and directed by Raj Kapoor, and written by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas.
Él (Spanish: Him; re-issued in the US as This Strange Passion) (1953), by Luis Buñuel, is a Mexican film based upon the novel by Mercedes Pinto.
Barabbas is a 1953 Swedish drama film directed by Alf Sjöberg.
Benjamin Sharpsteen (November 4, 1895 – December 20, 1980) was an American film director and producer for Disney.
Bernard Devlin, (December 15, 1824 – February 7, 1880) was an Irish-born lawyer, counsel to the Abraham Lincoln administration of the United States Government during the most northerly engagement of the United States Civil War, Quebec-based political figure and Canadian parliamentarian, and peer and political competitor of Thomas D'Arcy McGee.
Albert 'Bert' Haanstra (31 May 1916 – 23 October 1997) was a Dutch film director of films and documentaries.
Bongolo (also known as Bongolo and the Negro Princess) is a 1952 Belgian film directed by André Cauvin.
Call Me Madam is a 1953 American Technicolor musical film directed by Walter Lang, with songs by Irving Berlin, based on the stage musical of the same name.
Cannes (Canas) is a city located on the French Riviera.
The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), named until 2002 as the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world.
The Best Actor Award (Prix d'interprétation masculine) is an award presented at the Cannes Film Festival.
The Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress (Prix d'interprétation féminine) is an award presented at the Cannes Film Festival.
Charles Spaak (25 May 1903 – 4 March 1975) was a Belgian screenwriter who was noted particularly for his work in the French cinema during the 1930s.
Charles-Marie Vanel, known as Charles Vanel (21 August 1892 – 15 April 1989), was a French actor and director.
Charles Walters (November 17, 1911 – August 13, 1982) was a Hollywood director and choreographer most noted for his work in MGM musicals and comedies in from the 1940s to the 1960s.
also released as Atom-Bombed Children in Hiroshima, is a 1952 Japanese feature film directed by Kaneto Shindo, a docudrama made with extreme emotions, having "the capacity to wound".
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Clito Enrico "Clyde" Geronimi (June 12, 1901 – April 24, 1989), known as Gerry, was an Italian American animation director.
Colin Archibald Low (July 24, 1926 – February 24, 2016) was a Canadian animation and documentary filmmaker with the National Film Board of Canada (NFB).
Come Back, Little Sheba (1952) is a drama film produced by Paramount Pictures.
Daniel Mann, also known as Daniel Chugerman (August 8, 1912 – November 21, 1991), was an American film and television director.
is a 1952 Japanese film directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa.
Doña Francisquita is a 1953 Spanish comedy film directed by Ladislao Vajda.
Edgar Neville Romrée, Count of Berlanga de Duero (28 December 1899 – 23 April 1967) was a Spanish playwright and film director, a member of the "other" Generation of '27.
Edward G. Robinson (born Emanuel Goldenberg; December 12, 1893January 26, 1973) was a Romanian-American actor of stage and screen during Hollywood's Golden Age.
Emergency Ward (Sala de guardia) is a 1952 Argentine film directed by Tulio Demicheli.
Emilio "El Indio" Fernández (born Emilio Fernández Romo,; March 26, 1904 – August 6, 1986) was a Mexican film director, actor and screenwriter.
Endless Horizons (Horizons sans fin) is a 1953 French drama film directed by Jean Dréville.
Enrico Gras (7 March 1919 – 5 March 1981) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Erik Blomberg (18 September 1913 – 12 October 1996) was a Finnish cinematographer, film producer, screenwriter and film director.
Flamenco (Duende y misterio del flamenco) is a 1952 Spanish documentary film directed by Edgar Neville.
For the Sake of My Intemperate Youth (För min heta ungdoms skull) is a 1952 Swedish drama film directed by Arne Mattsson.
Francisco del Villar (1920 – 1 September 1978) was a Mexican film director, producer and screenwriter.
Gabriel Migliori (November 1909 – January 1975) was a Brazilian composer, pianist, and conductor.
Gösta Werner (May 15, 1908 – July 20, 2009) was a Swedish film director.
is a 1952 black-and-white Japanese film directed by Minoru Shibuya.
Edward George More O'Ferrall (4 July 1907 - 18 March 1982) was a pioneering British film and television producer and director, as well as an actor.
Georges Van Parys (7 June 1902 in Paris – 28 January 1971 in Paris) was a French composer of film music and operettas.
Gian Gaspare Napolitano (30 April 1907 – 5 January 1966) was an Italian journalist, screenwriter and film director.
Gilbert Prouteau (14 June 1917 – 2 August 2012) was a French poet and film director.He was born in Nesmy, Vendée.In 1948 he won a bronze medal in the art competitions of the Olympic Games for his "Rythme du Stade" ("Rhythm of the Stadium").At the beginning of the 1990s, he was, with Jean-Pierre Thiollet, one of the renowned writers of the French magazine, L'Amateur d'Art.
Green Magic (Magia verde) is a 1953 Italian documentary film directed by Gian Gaspare Napolitano.
Hamilton Luton Luske (October 16, 1903 – February 19, 1968) was an American animator and film director.
Henri-Georges Clouzot (–) was a French film director, screenwriter and producer.
Houen zo! is a 1953 Dutch short documentary film directed by about the reconstruction of Rotterdam, following the city's destruction by the Nazis in the Rotterdam Blitz.
I Confess is a 1953 film noir directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and starring Montgomery Clift as Fr.
IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.
The International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI, short for Fédération Internationale de la Presse Cinématographique) is an association of national organizations of professional film critics and film journalists from around the world for "the promotion and development of film culture and for the safeguarding of professional interests." It was founded in June 1930 in Brussels, Belgium.
Intimate Relations is a 1953 British drama film directed by Charles Frank.
Jacques Tati (born Jacques Tatischeff,; 9 October 1907 – 5 November 1982) was a French filmmaker, actor, and screenwriter.
Jan Hulsker (2 October 1907, The Hague – 9 November 2002, Vancouver) was a Dutch art historian especially noted for his work on Vincent van Gogh.
Jean Maurice Eugène Clément Cocteau (5 July 1889 – 11 October 1963) was a French poet, writer, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker.
Jean Dréville (20 September 1906 – 5 March 1997) was a French film director.
Jean Oser (1908–2002) was a German-American film editor.
Jean Queval (1913–1990) was a French translator, writer, journalist, film critic and founding member of Oulipo.
John Ford (February 1, 1894 – August 31, 1973) was an American film director.
John Halas (born János Halász;Brian McFarlane The Encyclopedia of British Film, London: Methuen/BFI, 2003, p.48 16 April 1912 – 21 January 1995) was a pioneering Hungarian animator.
Joseph Quincy Krumgold (April 9, 1908 – July 10, 1980) was an American writer of books and screenplays.
Juan Antonio Bardem (2 June 1922 – 30 October 2002) was a Spanish film director and screen writer.
was a Japanese film director, screenwriter, film producer, and author.
Ladislao Vajda (born László Vajda Weisz; 18 August 1906, Budapest – 25 March 1965, Barcelona) was a Hungarian film director who made films in Spain, Portugal, the United Kingdom, Italy and Germany.
Ladislav Starevich (Владисла́в Алекса́ндрович Старе́вич, Władysław Starewicz; August 8, 1882 – February 26, 1965) was a Polish-Russian stop-motion animator notable as the author of the first puppet-animated film The Beautiful Lukanida (1912).
Las tres perfectas casadas ("The Three Perfect Wives") is a 1953 Mexican comedy film directed by Roberto Gavaldón, based on the eponymous play by Alejandro Casona.
Leopold Lindtberg (born in Vienna on 1 June 1902; died in Sils im Engadin/Segl on 18 April 1984) was an Austrian Swiss film and theatre director.
Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot (Les Vacances de M. Hulot; released as Monsieur Hulot's Holiday in the US) is a 1953 French comedy film starring and directed by Jacques Tati.
Light in the High Plains (Luz en el páramo) is a 1953 Venezuelan film directed by Víctor Urruchúa.
Lili is a 1953 American film released by MGM.
Lima Barreto (23 June 1906 – 23 November 1982) was a Brazilian film director and screenwriter.
Louis Chauvet (26 July 1906 in Perpignan – 1981) was a 20th-century French writer and journalist, winner of the 1953 prix Interallié.
Luis Buñuel Portolés (22 February 1900 – 29 July 1983) was a Spanish filmmaker who worked in Spain, Mexico and France.
Luis García-Berlanga Martí (12 June 1921 – 13 November 2010) was a Spanish film director and screenwriter.
Marcel Ichac (22 October 1906 - 9 April 1994) was a French alpinist, explorer, photographer and film director.
Margot Benacerraf (born August 14, 1926) is a Venezuelan director of Moroccan Jewish descent.
Mario Soldati (17 November 1906 – 19 June 1999) was an Italian writer and film director.
Miguel Mihura Santos (21 July 1905, in Madrid – 27 October 1977) was a Spanish playwright.
was a Japanese film director.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
O Cangaceiro (lit. "The Cangaceiro"; also known as The Bandit and The Bandits) is a 1953 Brazilian action drama film directed by Lima Barreto.
Nils Olof "Olle" Hellbom (8 October 1925 – 5 June 1982) was a Swedish film director, producer, and screenwriter.
The Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival.
Perfidy (Nevjera) is a 1953 Yugoslavian drama film directed by Vladimir Pogačić.
Peter Pan is a 1953 American animated fantasy adventure film produced by Walt Disney and based on the play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up by J. M. Barrie.
Ranbir Raj Kapoor (14 December 1924 – 2 June 1988), also known as "the greatest showman of Hindi cinema", was a noted Indian film actor, producer and director of Indian cinema.
Renée Faure (4 November 1918 – 2 May 2005) was a French stage and film actress.
Roberto Gavaldón (June 7, 1909 in Jiménez, Chihuahua – September 4, 1986 in Mexico City) was a Mexican film director.
Roger Leenhardt (23 July 1903 – 4 December 1985) was a French writer and filmmaker.
Rossana (La red) is a 1953 Mexican drama film directed by Emilio Fernández.
Shirley Booth (August 30, 1898October 16, 1992) was an American stage, film, radio and television actress.
The Short Film Palme d'Or (Palme d'Or du court métrage) is the highest prize given to a short film at the Cannes Film Festival.
SIGNIS (official name: World Catholic Association for Communication) is a Roman Catholic lay ecclesial movement for professionals in the communication media, including press, radio, television, cinema, video, media education, Internet and new technology. It is a non-profit organization with representation from over 100 countries. It was formed in November 2001 by the merger of International Catholic Organization for Cinema and Audiovisual (OCIC) and International Catholic Association for Radio and Television (Unda). At its World Congress in Quebec in 2017, SIGNIS welcomed also former member organisations of the International Catholic Union of the Press (UCIP). The word SIGNIS (always in upper case) is a combination of the words SIGN and IGNIS (Latin for fire). It is not an acronym. The Holy See has officially recognized SIGNIS as an International Association of the Faithful, and has included the "World Catholic Association for Communication, also known as SIGNIS" in its Directory of International Associations of the Faithful, published by the Pontifical Council for the Laity. Before the dissolution of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, the governing body of SIGNIS included a representative of this pontifical council, another department of the Roman Curia. OCIC, Unda and SIGNIS had also members and consultors in the Pontifical Council of Social Communications. in June 2015 Pope Francis established a new dicastery of the Roman Curia with authority over all communications offices of the Holy See and the Vatican City State, including the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, Holy See Press Office, Vatican Internet Service, Vatican Radio, Vatican Television Center, Osservatore Romano, Vatican Press (it),Photograph Service, and Vatican Publishing House. A representative of this new Secretariat for Communications is part of the governing body of SIGNIS. SIGNIS has consultative status with UNESCO, the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations in Geneva and New York City and the Council of Europe.
(1 January 1896 – 26 February 1982) was a Japanese actor and film director.
Terminal Station (Stazione Termini) is a 1953 film by Italian director Vittorio De Sica.
The Heart of the Matter is a 1953 British film based on the 1948 book of the same name by Graham Greene.
The Romance of Transportation in Canada is a 1952 animated short film made by the National Film Board of Canada, as part of the postwar Canada Carries On series, offering a humorous account of the history of transportation in Canada.
The Stranger Left No Card is a 1952 British short film directed by Wendy Toye.
The Sun Shines Bright is a 1953 American drama film directed by John Ford, based on material taken from a series of Irvin S. Cobb stories.
The Village (Sie fanden eine Heimat) is a 1953 Swiss drama film directed by Leopold Lindtberg.
The Wages of Fear (Le salaire de la peur) is a 1953 French-Italian thriller film directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, starring Yves Montand, and based on the 1950 French novel Le salaire de la peur (lit. "The Salary of Fear") by Georges Arnaud.
The Wayward Wife (La provinciale) is a 1953 Italian melodrama film directed by Mario Soldati.
The White Reindeer (Valkoinen peura, Den Vita Renen) is a 1952 Finnish horror drama film directed by Erik Blomberg.
Titina De Filippo (born Annunziata De Filippo; 27 March 1898 – 26 December 1963) was an Italian actress and playwright.
Tulio Demicheli (born August 15, 1914, Buenos Aires, Argentina - d. May 25, 1992, Madrid, Spain) was an Argentine born Spanish film director, screenwriter and film producer of the classic era.
Víctor Urruchúa (30 December 1912 – 1981) was a Mexican actor, film director and screenwriter.
Vittorio De Sica (7 July 1901 – 13 November 1974) was an Italian director and actor, a leading figure in the neorealist movement.
Vittorio Sala (1918–1996) was an Italian screenwriter and film director.
Vladimir Pogačić (23 September 1919 – 13 September 1999) was a Yugoslav film director.
Walter Elias Disney (December 5, 1901December 15, 1966) was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer.
Walter Lang (August 10, 1896 – February 7, 1972) was an American film director.
Water Birds is a 1952 American short documentary film directed by Ben Sharpsteen.
Wendy Toye, (1 May 1917 – 27 February 2010) was a British dancer, stage and film director and actress.
White Mane (French: Crin-Blanc and Crin Blanc, Cheval Sauvage) is a 1953 short film directed by French filmmaker Albert Lamorisse.
Wilfred Jackson (Chicago, Illinois, January 24, 1906 – Newport Beach, California, August 7, 1988) was an American animator, arranger, composer and director best known for his work on the Mickey Mouse and Silly Symphonies series of cartoons and the two segments Night on Bald Mountain and Ave Maria of Fantasia from Walt Disney Productions.
Wolfgang Georg Louis Liebeneiner (6 October 1905 – 28 November 1987) was a German actor, film director and theatre director.
...And Now Miguel is a novel by Joseph Krumgold that won the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1954.
The year 1953 in film involved some significant events.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.