Oscar Movies: Four Days of Naples, The (1962)

Oscar Nominations: 2

Best Foreign Language Film

Screenplay (Original): Pasquale Festa Campanile, Massiosa, Nanni Loy, Vasco Pratolini, and Carlo Bernri

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The winner of the Original Screenplay Oscar was James R. Webb for the Western, “How the West Was Won,” which was also nominated for Best Picture

The French feature “Sundays and Cybele” won the Foreign Language Oscar in a contest that included “Electra” from Greece, “The Keeper of Promises” (aka “The Given World”) from Brazil, and “Tlayucan” from Mexico.