10th Berlin International Film Festival

The 10th annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 24 June to 5 July 1960.[1] The Golden Bear was awarded to the Spanish film El Lazarillo de Tormes directed by César Fernández Ardavín.[2]

10th Berlin International Film Festival
Festival poster
LocationWest Berlin, Germany
AwardsGolden Bear (El Lazarillo de Tormes)
Festival date24 June – 5 July 1960


The following people were announced as being on the jury for the festival:[3]

Films in competition

The following films were in competition for the Golden Bear award:[4]

English title Original title Director(s) Country
Breathless À bout de souffle Jean-Luc Godard France
Blessings of the Land Biyaya ng lupa Manuel Silos Philippines
A Glass of Water Das Glas Wasser Helmut Käutner Germany
The Nightingale's Prayer Doaa al-Karawan Henry Barakat Egypt
El Lazarillo de Tormes César Fernández Ardavín Spain
Our Last Spring Eroica Mihalis Kakogiannis Greece
The Party Is Over Fin de fiesta Leopoldo Torre Nilsson Argentina
Even the Clouds Are Drifting Gureumeun heulleogado Yu Hyun-mok South Korea
Love and Larceny Il Mattatore Dino Risi Italy
Inherit the Wind Inherit the Wind Stanley Kramer USA
A Woman's Testament Jokyo Kōzaburō Yoshimura, Kon Ichikawa, Yasuzo Masumura Japan
Kaks' tavallista Lahtista Ville Salminen Finland
The Fair Kirmes Wolfgang Staudte Germany
The Love Game Les Jeux de l'amour Philippe de Broca France
My Slave Ubol Yugala Thailand
New Light Nai Kiran S. M. Agha Pakistan
My Second Brother Nianchan Shōhei Imamura Japan
Pickpocket Pickpocket Robert Bresson France
Puberun Prabhat Mukherjee India
Under Ten Flags Sotto dieci bandiere Duilio Coletti Italy
Sängkammartjuven Göran Gentele Sweden
The Angry Silence The Angry Silence Guy Green United Kingdom
Faith, Hope and Witchcraft Tro, håb og trolddom Erik Balling Denmark
Struggle for Eagle Peak Venner Tancred Ibsen Norway
Wild River Wild River Elia Kazan USA


Winner of the main award for best film in its section


The following prizes were awarded by the Jury:[2]


  1. "10th Berlin International Film Festival". berlinale.de. Retrieved 10 October 2010.
  2. "PRIZES & HONOURS 1960". berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 15 October 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2014.
  3. "JURIES 1960". berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 23 October 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2014.
  4. "PROGRAMME 1960". berlinale.de. Archived from the original on 9 November 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2014.
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