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God Needs Men

Dieu a besoin des hommes

Directed by Jean Delannoy
France, 1950


The inhabitants of a Scottish island in the 19th century follow their own religion without need for clergy, but as strangers arrive, their faith and beliefs face a deep crisis.

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God Needs Men Directed by Jean Delannoy

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1950 | Winner: OCIC Award

Berlin International Film Festival

1951 | 2 wins including: Special prize for an excellent Film Achievement

BAFTA Awards

1953 | Nominee: Best Foreign Actor

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1951 | Winner: Best Foreign Actor

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