52nd edition

Fortnight 1978

Directors’ Fortnight

The Fortnight celebrates its 10th anniversary and presents such benchmark films as Werner Schroeter’s Il Regno di Napoli, Alain Fleischers’ Zoo zéro and Fernando Solanas’ Los Hijos de Fierro, which had not been released due to the coup d’état of 1976.

Feature Film selection

  • World premiere
  • Film in competition for the Œil d'Or Award
  • Film in competition for the Caméra d'Or Award