For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
15 Ratings

The Big Lift

Directed by George Seaton
United States, 1950
Drama, War


Testing their post-World War II power, the Soviets choke off West Berlin, prohibiting the Allies from getting provisions to the city’s starving people — resulting in a gutsy but dicey Allied airlift.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
The Big Lift Directed by George Seaton

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1951 | Nominee: Best Film Promoting International Understanding

What are people saying?

Related films