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5,448 Ratings

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie

Directed by Luis Buñuel
France, 1972
Comedy, Fantasy


Master surrealist director Luis Buñuel’s Oscar-winning satire follows the exploits of a group of bourgeois friends whose attempts to have a sophisticated dinner with one another seems to be constantly foiled by the most bizarre of circumstances.

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The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie Directed by Luis Buñuel

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival


Academy Awards

1973 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film

1973 | Nominee: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced

San Francisco International Film Festival


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