Oscar Movies: Eskimo (1934)

A hybrid of a movie, Eskimo, directed by W. S. Van Dyke, is part medlodrama and part documentary, centering on the struggles of an eskimo family to survive the elements.

Oscar Nominations: 1

 

Film Editing: Conrad Nervig

 

Oscar Awards: 1

 

Oscar Context:

This was the first year in which the Academy honored editing achievements.