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4.0
427 Ratings

The Docks of New York

Directed by Josef von Sternberg
United States, 1928
Drama, Crime, Romance

Synopsis

Fog-enshrouded cinematography by Harold Rosson, expressionist set design by Hans Dreier, and sensual performances by Bancroft and Compson make this one of the legendary director’s finest works, and one of the most exquisitely crafted films of its era.

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The Docks of New York Directed by Josef von Sternberg

Awards & Festivals

National Film Preservation Board

1999 | Winner: National Film Registry

Kinema Junpo Awards

1930 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film

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