The Life of Emile Zola

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The French writer's crusade on behalf of Capt. Alfred Dreyfus, who was wrongly convicted of treason. Several Oscar nominations and winner of Best Picture award! Colorized version available.
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The French writer's crusade on behalf of Capt. Alfred Dreyfus, who was wrongly convicted of treason. Several Oscar nominations and winner of Best Picture award! Colorized version available.

Original Release

09/09/1937

US Release

09/09/1937

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Cast

Donald Crisp Maitre Labori
Joseph Schildkraut Capt. Alfred Dreyfus
Gale Sondergaard Lucie Dreyfus
Paul Muni Emile Zola
Gloria Holden Alexandrine Zola
Erin O'Brien-Moore Nana
John Litel Charpentier
Henry O'Neill Colonel Picquart
Morris Carnovsky Anatole France
Louis Calhern Major Dort
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

William Dieterle

Writers

Geza Herczeg, Heinz Herald, Norman Reilly Raine, Matthew Josephson

Cast

Donald Crisp Maitre Labori
Joseph Schildkraut Capt. Alfred Dreyfus
Gale Sondergaard Lucie Dreyfus
Paul Muni Emile Zola
Gloria Holden Alexandrine Zola
Erin O'Brien-Moore Nana
John Litel Charpentier
Henry O'Neill Colonel Picquart
Morris Carnovsky Anatole France
Louis Calhern Major Dort
Ralph Morgan Commander of Paris
Robert Barrat Major Walsin-Esterhazy
Vladimir Sokoloff Paul Cezanne
Grant Mitchell Georges Clemenceau
Harry Davenport Chief of Staff
Lumsden Hare Mr. Richards
Walter Kingsford Colonel Sandherr
Florence Roberts Madame Zola
Robert Warwick Major Henry
Montagu Love M. Cavaignac

Producers

Hal B. Wallis Executive Producer
Jack L. Warner Executive Producer
Henry Blanke Producer

Editors

Warren Low

1938 Oscar Best Picture Won
1938 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Won
1938 Oscar Best Director Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Writing, Original Story Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Won
1938 Oscar Best Art Direction Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Sound, Recording Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Assistant Director Nominated
1938 Oscar Best Music, Score Nominated
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