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33 Ratings

Summer and Smoke

Directed by Peter Glenville
United States, 1961
Drama, Romance


Adapted from Tennessee William’s Broadway play, Summer and Smoke tells the story of a passionate and tragic love triangle between a doctor, his shy next-door neighbor, and a free-spirited woman from the wrong side of the tracks.

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Summer and Smoke Directed by Peter Glenville

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1961 | Winner: Best Actress (New Cinema Award)

Academy Awards

1962 | 4 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1961 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

Directors Guild of America

1962 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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