La Guerre Est Finis (1967): Alain Resnais’ Oscar Nominated Film, Starring Yves Montand

In this political drama, directed by Alain Resnais, the most cerebral of the New Wave director, Yves Montand stars as an aging French revolutionary, full of doubts of his ideological cause.

The women in his life are played by Ingrid Thulin and Genevieve Bujold.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Story and Screenplay–Written Directly for the Screen: Jorge Semprun

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The Oscar winner was William Rose for “Who’s Coming to Dinner?”