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3.2
19 Ratings

Cry, the Beloved Country

Directed by Zoltán Korda
United Kingdom, 1951
Drama

Synopsis

This deliberately paced British film about a black rural priest and a white landowner whose paths cross in 1940s South Africa remains one of the most powerful cinematic statements on racism.

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Cry, the Beloved Country Directed by Zoltán Korda

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1952 | 2 wins including: Bronze Bear

BAFTA Awards

1953 | Winner: UN Award

1953 | 2 nominations including: Best British Film