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Nurse Edith Cavell

Directed by Herbert Wilcox
United States, 1939
Biography, Drama, War

Synopsis

English nurse Edith Cavell is matron in a small private hospital in German-occupied Brussels during WWI. When the son of a recently deceased patient escapes from a German prisoner-of-war camp, Cavell aids him to reach Holland and safety.

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Nurse Edith Cavell Directed by Herbert Wilcox

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1940 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Score

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