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3.3
31 Ratings

Death of a Salesman

Directed by Laslo Benedek
United States, 1951
Drama

Synopsis

Willy Loman is an over-the-hill salesman who faces a personal turning point when he loses his job and attempts to make peace with his family: Willy’s long-suffering wife Linda, and Biff and Happy, his troubled sons and his life.

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Death of a Salesman Directed by Laslo Benedek

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1952 | 2 wins including: Best Actor (Volpi Cup)

Academy Awards

1952 | 5 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1951 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1953 | 2 nominations including: Best Film from any Source