Oscar Movies: Blow-Up (1966)

UK/Italy (Carlo Ponti)
 
Oscar Nominations: 2
 
Director: Michelangelo Antonioni
Screenplay (Original): Michelangelo Antonioni, Tonino Guerra, and Edward Bond.
 
Oscar Awards: None
 
Oscar Context:
 
The winner of the Directing Oscar was Fred Zinnemann for “A Man for All Seasons,’ which swept the Oscars in 1966, including Best Picture.
 
The surprise winner of the Original Screenplay was French Claude Lelouche and Pierre Uytterhoeven for the popular art film, “A Man and a Woman.”