Pinky

Pinky (1949)

Genres - Drama  |   Release Date - Sep 28, 1949  |   Run Time - 102 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |  
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Pinky is a 1949 American race drama film starring Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore and Ethel Waters about a light-skinned black woman passing for white, played by Crain. All three actresses were nominated for the Academy Award, Crain for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and Barrymore and Waters for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.

The film was adapted from the Cid Ricketts Sumner novel Quality by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols and directed by Elia Kazan.

Pinky was released by Twentieth Century Fox to both critical acclaim and controversy.

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Best Actress, Crain, Film Based On Literature, Love, Nursing, Racism, Will

Attributes

Subject: about interracial romance, about race and ethnicity

Alternate Titles

En droppe negerblod
SE
Herança Cruel
PT
Kara damga
TR
L'héritage de la chair
FR
Lo que la carne hereda
AR, MX
O Que a Carne Herda
BR
Pinky
CA, DK, ES, GB, US
Pinky i migas
GR
Pinky la negra bianca
IT
Pinky La Négresse Blanche
BE
Pinky, De Witte Negerin
BE
Veren perintö
FI
Πίνκυ η μιγάς
GR
Пинки
, RU
ピンキー
JP