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Coppa Volpi for best actors since 1935

2013
Coppa Volpi for Best Actor: THEMIS PANOU in Miss Violence
Coppa Volpi for Best Actress: ELENA COTTA in Via Castellana Bandiera

2012
Coppa Volpi for Best Actor: PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN and JOAQUIN PHOENIX in The Master
Coppa Volpi for Best Actress: HADAS YARON in Lemale Et Ha'Chalal

2011
Coppa Volpi for Best Actor: MICHAEL FASSBENDER in Shame
Coppa Volpi for Best Actress: DEANIE YIP in Tao jie

2010
Coppa Volpi for Best Actor: VINCENT GALLO in Essential Killing
Coppa Volpi for Best Actress: ARIANE LABED in Attenberg
2009
Coppa Volpi for Best Actor: COLIN FIRTH in A Single Man
Coppa Volpi for Best Actress: KSENIA RAPPOPORT in La doppia ora
2008
Coppa Volpi for best actor: SILVIO ORLANDO in Il papà di Giovanna
Coppa Volpi for best actress: DOMINIQUE BLANC in L’autre
2007
Coppa Volpi for best actor: BRAD PITT in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
Coppa Volpi for best actress: CATE BLANCHETT in I'm Not There
2006
Coppa Volpi for best actor: BEN AFFLECK in Hollywoodland
Coppa Volpi for best actress: HELEN MIRREN in The Queen
2005
Coppa Volpi for best actor: DAVID STRATHAIRN in Good Night, and Good Luck
Coppa Volpi for best actress: GIOVANNA MEZZOGIORNO in La bestia nel cuore
2004
Coppa Volpi for best actor: JAVIER BARDEM in Mar adentro
Coppa Volpi for best actress: IMELDA STAUNTON in Vera Drake
2003
Coppa Volpi for best actor: SEAN PENN in 21 Grams
Coppa Volpi for best actress: KATJA RIEMANN in Rosenstrasse
2002
Coppa Volpi for best actor: STEFANO ACCORSI in Un viaggio chiamato amore
Coppa Volpi for best actress: JULIANNE MOORE in Far From Heaven
2001
Coppa Volpi for best actor: LUIGI LO CASCIO in Luce dei miei occhi
Coppa Volpi for best actress: SANDRA CECCARELLI in Luce dei miei occhi
2000
Coppa Volpi for best actor: JAVIER BARDEM in Before Night Falls
Coppa Volpi for best actress: ROSE BYRNE in The Goddess of 1967
1999
Coppa Volpi for best actor: JIM BROADBENT in Topsy Turvy
Coppa Volpi for best actress: NATHALIE BAYE in Une liaison pornographique
1998
Coppa Volpi for best actor: SEAN PENN in Hurlyburly
Coppa Volpi for best actress: CATHERINE DENEUVE in Place Vendôme
1997
Coppa Volpi for best actor: WESLEY SNIPES in One Night Stand
Coppa Volpi for best actress: ROBIN TUNNEY in Niagara Niagara
1996
Coppa Volpi for best actor: LIAM NEESON in Michael Collins
Coppa Volpi for best actress: VICTOIRE THIVISOL in Ponette
Coppa Volpi for best supporting actor: CHRIS PENN in The Funeral
1995
Coppa Volpi for best actor: GEORGE GOETZ in Der Totmacher
Coppa Volpi for best actress: SANDRINE BONNAIRE and ISABELLE HUPPERT in La cérémonie
Coppa Volpi for best supporting actress: ISABELLA FERRARI in Romanzo di un giovane povero and IAN HART in Nothing Personal
1994
Coppa Volpi for best actor: JIANG WEN in Yangguang Calan de Rizi
Coppa Volpi for best actress: MARIA DE MEDEIROS in Tres Irmaos
Coppa Volpi for best supporting actor: ROBERTO CITRAN in Il toro
Coppa Volpi for best supporting actress: VANESSA REDGRAVE in Little Odessa
1993
Coppa Volpi for best actor: FABRIZIO BENTIVOGLIO in Un’anima divisa in due
Coppa Volpi for best actress: JULIETTE BINOCHE in Trois Couleurs. Bleu
Coppa Volpi for best supporting actor: MARCELLO MASTOIANNI in Un, Deux, Trois, Soleil
Coppa Volpi for best supporting actress: ANNA BONAIUTO in Dove siete? Io sono qui
Coppa Volpi, special award: to the cast of Short Cuts
1992
Coppa Volpi for best actor: JACK LEMMON in Glengarry Glen Ross
Coppa Volpi for best actress: GONG LI in Qiu Ju da guan si
1991
Coppa Volpi for best actor: RIVER PHOENIX in My Own Private Idaho
Coppa Volpi for best actress: TILDA SWINTON in Edward II
1990
Coppa Volpi for best actor: OLEG BORISOV in Edinstvenijat Svidetel
Coppa Volpi for best actress: GLORIA MUNCHMEYER in La Luna en el Espejo
1989
Coppa Volpi for best actor: MASSIMO TROISI and MARCELLO MASTROIANNI in Che ora è?
Coppa Volpi for best actress: GERALDINE JAMES and  Dame PEGGY ASHCROFT in She’s Been Away
1988
Coppa Volpi for best actor: DON AMECHE and JOE MANTEGNA in Things Change
Coppa Volpi for best actress: SHIRLEY Mac LAINE in Madame Sousatzka and ISABELLE HUPPERT in Une affaire de femmes
1980-1987 awards for best actors assigned, except the Coppa Volpi
1969-1979 no awards assigned
1968
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: JOHN MARLEY in Faces
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: LAURA BETTI in Teorema
1967
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: LJUBISA SAMARDZIC in Alba
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: SHIRLEY KNIGHT in Dutchman
1966
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: JACQUES PERRIN in La Busca e Un uomo a metà
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: NATALIA ARIMBASAROVA in Le premier Maître
1965
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: TOSHIRO MIFUNE in Barbarossa
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: ANNIE GIRARDOT in Trois chambres à Manhattan
1964
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: TOM COURTENAY in For King and Country
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: HARRIET ANDERSSON in Att älska
1963
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: ALBERT FINNEY in Tom Jones
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: DELPHINE SEYRIG in Muriel
1962
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: BURT LANCASTER in Birdman of Alcatraz
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: EMMANUELLE RIVA in Thérèse Desquéyroux
1961
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: TOSHIRO MIFUNE in Yojimbo
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: SUZANNE FLON in Tu ne tueras point
1960
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: JOHN MILLS in Whisky and Glory
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: SHIRLEY Mac LAINE in The Apartment
1959
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: JAMES STEWART in Anatomy of a Murder
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: MADELEINE ROBINSON in A Double Tour
1958
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: ALEC GUINNESS in The Horse’s Mouth
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: SOPHIA LOREN in The Black Orchid
1957
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: ANTHONY FRANCIOSA in A Hatful of Rain
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: ZIDRA RITENBERGA in Malva
1956
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: BOURVIL in La traversée de Paris
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: MARIA SCHELL in Gervaise
1955
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: KENNETH MORE in The Deep Blue Sea and CURD JURGENS in Les héros sont fatigués and Des Teufels General
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: not awarded
1954
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: JEAN GABIN in Touchez pas au Grisbi and L’air de Paris
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: not awarded
1953
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: HENRY VILBERT in Le bon dieu sans confession
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: LILLI PALMER in The Four Poster Bed
 
1952
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: FREDERIC MARCH in Death of a Salesman
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: officialy announced by the Jury but not awarded to INGRID BERGMAN in Europa ’51 because her voice was dubbed 
1951
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: JEAN GABIN in La nuit est mon royaume
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: VIVIEN LEIGH in A Streetcar Named Desire
1950
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: SAM JAFFE in Asphalt Jungle
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: ELEANOR PARKER in Caged
1949
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: JOSEPH COTTEN in Portait of Jennie
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: OLIVIA DE HAVILLAND in The Snake Pit
1948
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: ERNST DEUTSCH in Der Prozess
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: JEAN SIMMONS in Hamlet
1947
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: PIERRE FRESNAY in Monsieur Vincent
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: ANNA MAGNANI in L’Onorevole Angelina
1946
Not awarded
1942
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: FOSCO GIACHETTI in Bengazi
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: KRISTINA SÖDERBAUM in Die Goldene Stadt
1941
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: ERMETE ZACCONI in Don Buonaparte
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: LUISE ULRICH in Annelie
1939 - 1940
Not awarded
1938
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: LESLIE HOWARD in Pygmalion
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: NORMA SHEARER in Marie Antoinette
1937
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: EMIL JANNINGS in Der Herrscher
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: BETTE DAVIS in Marked Woman
1936
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: PAUL MUNI in The Story of Louis Pasteur
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: ANNABELLA in Veille d’armes
1935
Coppa Volpi for the best actor: PIERRE BLANCHAR in Crime et châtiment
Coppa Volpi for the best actress: PAULA WESSELY in Episode




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