Oscar Movies: Glass Cell, The (1978)

This thriller, based on Patricia High Smith’s novel, concerns an architecht who is sent to prison when a school he designs collapses. ┬áBut he is not really responsible for the accident, and an interesting relationship between him and the culprit evolves upon his release.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Foreign Language Film (Federal Rpublic of German)

 

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context

The winner was Get Out Your Handkerchiefs from France