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3.4
90 Ratings

The Life of Emile Zola

Directed by William Dieterle
United States, 1937
Drama, Biography

Synopsis

The biopic of the famous French muckraking writer and his involvement in fighting the injustice of the Dreyfuss Affair.

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The Life of Emile Zola Directed by William Dieterle

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1938 | 3 wins including: Best Picture

1938 | 7 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1937 | Winner: Top Ten Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1937 | 2 wins including: Best Film

National Film Preservation Board

2000 | Winner: National Film Registry

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