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28 Ratings


Directed by John Berry
United States, 1974
Drama, Comedy, Romance


Claudine tries to provide for her six children in Harlem while on welfare. She has a romance with Roop, a cheerful garbageman she meets while working on the side as a maid.

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Claudine Directed by John Berry

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1975 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Writers Guild of America

1975 | Nominee: Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1975 | 3 nominations including: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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