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Professor Mamlock

Professor Mamlok

Soviet Union, 1938
Drama

Synopsis

A Jewish surgeon, a war veteran, brillant scientist and respected citizen becomes a victim of the mad anti-semitic purge and stripped of all his possessions and discarded by the hospital. He is pressed back into service to perform an operation on a Nazi leader, and then machine-gunned as a reward.

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Professor Mamlock Directed by Adolf Minkin, Gerbert Rappaport

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1938 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1939 | 2nd place: Best Foreign Language Film

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