Oscar 1975: Foreign Language Film

In 1972, the winner of the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar was Dersu Uzala, by the Japanese director Akira Kurosawa, submitted as a Russian production.

The five nominees were:

Dersu Uzala, USSR (winner)

Land of Promise, Poland

Letters from Marusia, Mexico

Sandakan No. 8, Japan

Scent of a Woman, Italy