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For Love of Ivy

Directed by Daniel Mann
United States, 1968
Comedy, Drama, Romance


Ivy Moore, housekeeper to a white family, is growing tired of domestic service and plans to leave the Long Island residence of her employers for big-city living. This sends the children of the household scrambling to find a way to make her stay.

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For Love of Ivy Directed by Daniel Mann

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1969 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Song

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1968 | Winner: Best Actor

Golden Globes (USA)

1969 | 2 nominations including: Best Supporting Actress

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