Events in Film & Television in March 1956

Film release premierFilm Release

Mar 13 "The Searchers" American western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne and Natalie Wood is released

Actor John Wayne
John Wayne
Film director John Ford
Film director
John Ford
  • Mar 14 Ampex Corp demonstrates 1st commercial videotape recorder
  • Mar 17 8th Emmy Awards: "Ed Sullivan Show", Phil Silvers Show & Lucy Ball win

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

Mar 21 28th Academy Awards: "Marty", Anna Magnani & Ernest Borgnine win