Oscar Movies: Devil Dancer, The (1927-8)

Produced by Goldwyn and directed by Fred Niblo, “The Devil Dancer” is an adventure set in Tibet, starring Clive Brook, Anna May Wong, and Gilda Gray.

It was one of Goldwyn’s first releases with a soundtrack (music score), though it has no dialogue.

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Oscar Nominations: 1

Cinematography: George Barnes

 

Oscar Context

The winner of the Cinematography Oscar were Charles Rosher and Karl Struss for “Sunrise.”