1965 Cannes Film Festival

1965 Cannes Film Festival

Official poster of the 18th Cannes Film Festival
Opening film The Collector
Closing film Tōkyō Orinpikku
Location Cannes, France
Founded 1946
Awards Grand Prix du Festival International du Film (The Knack …and How to Get It)
Number of films 26 (In Competition)[1]
6 (Out of Competition)
20 (Short Film)
Festival date 3 May 1965 (1965-05-03) – 16 May 1965 (1965-05-16)
Website festival-cannes.com/en

The 18th Cannes Film Festival was held on May 3-16, 1965. Olivia de Havilland became the first women president of the jury.[2]

The Grand Prix du Festival International du Film went to The Knack …and How to Get It by Richard Lester.[3] The festival opened with The Collector, directed by William Wyler and closed with Tōkyō Orinpikku, directed by Kon Ichikawa.[4][5]


Olivia de Havilland, Jury President

Feature film competition

Films out of competition

Short film competition



  1. "Official Selection 1965 : All the Selection". Retrieved 14 December 2013.
  2. "1965 - God saves the Cannes". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  3. "Awards 1965 : All Awards". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  4. "The films of the 1965 Festival". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  5. "1965: 18th anniversary of the Cannes festival". Retrieved 10 December 2013.

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