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3.8
184 Ratings

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Directed by Ronald Neame
United Kingdom, 1969
Drama, Comedy, Romance

Synopsis

A headstrong young teacher (Maggie Smith, in an Oscar-winning role) in a private school in 1930s Edinburgh ignores the curriculum and influences her impressionable 12 year old charges with her over-romanticized world view.

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Directed by Ronald Neame

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1969

Academy Awards

1970 | Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role

1970 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Song

National Board of Review

1970 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actress

BAFTA Awards

1970 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

1970 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress

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