Oscar Movies: Jacob the Liar (1976)

Best Foreign Language Picture
 
Oscar Awards: None
 
Oscar Context
 
“Jacob the Liar,” the German Democratic Republic’s nominee for the Foreign-Language Oscar, competed in this category with “Black and White in Color,” from the Ivory Coast, which won, “Cousin, Cousine” from France, “Nights and Days” from Poland, and “Seven Beauties” from Italy.