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Martin Luther

Directed by Irving Pichel
United States, West Germany, 1953
Drama, Biography, History


The life of 16th-century religious reformer Martin Luther is faithfully laid out in this black-and-white classic, long considered the best of several films on the subject.

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Martin Luther Directed by Irving Pichel

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1954 | 2 nominations including: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

National Board of Review

1953 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America

1954 | Nominee: Best Written American Drama (Screen)

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