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3.2
16 Ratings

The Moon and Sixpence

Directed by Albert Lewin
United States, 1942
Drama

Synopsis

Loosely inspired from Gauguin’s life, the story of Charles Strickland, a middle-aged stockbrocker who abandons his middle-classed life, his family, his duties to start painting, what he has always wanted to do.

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The Moon and Sixpence Directed by Albert Lewin

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1944 | Nominee: Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture

National Board of Review

1942 | Winner: Top Ten Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1942 | 3rd place: Best Film

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