Oscar Movies: Girls’ School (1938)


Set in a boarding school for rich girls, Girls School, directed by John Brahm, tells the story of a student’s pursuit of a man who elopes with one of the teachers.

The cast includes Ralph Bellam, Anne Shirley, Marjorie Main.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Score: Morris Stoloff and Gregory Stone



Oscar Context

The winner was Alfred Newman for Alexander’s Ragtime Band