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123 Ratings


Directed by John Huston
United States, 1962
Biography, Drama


The story compresses the many years it took Sigmund Freud to evolve his psychoanalytic theories into what seems like a few months. Almost every neurotic symptom imaginable conveniently manifests itself in one (composite) patient, Cecily Koertner.

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Freud Directed by John Huston

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1963 | 2 nominations including: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

Directors Guild of America

1963 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1963 | Nominee: Best Written American Drama (Screen)

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