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6 Ratings

Lost Boundaries

Directed by Alfred L. Werker
United States, 1949
Drama

Synopsis

This film stars Mel Ferrer as a light-skinned African-American, whose family is “passing” in an all-white New England community. When the truth comes out, the more bigoted neighbors demand the expulsion of Ferrer and his family.

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Lost Boundaries Directed by Alfred L. Werker

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1949 | Winner: Best Screenplay

Directors Guild of America

1950 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1950 | Nominee: The Robert Meltzer Award (Screenplay Dealing Most Ably with Problems of the American Scene) (Screen)

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