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Category: Drama, Kids/FamilySub-Category: Family, Epic film, DramaRuntime: 118 - 122 minutesLanguage: Welsh, EnglishCountry: United StatesFilming location: MalibuDirector: John FordScreenwriter: Philip DunneBased on: How Green Was My ValleyMusic: Alfred NewmanCinematography: Arthur Charles MillerStars: Walter Pidgeon, Maureen O'Hara, Anna Lee, Donald Crisp, Roddy McDowall, Barry Fitzgerald, Sara Allgood, John Loder, Patric Knowles, Richard Fraser Producer: Darryl F. Zanuck, 20th Century FoxAwards won: Academy Award for Best Art Direction, Black and White (Richard Day)
Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Black-and-White (Arthur Charles Miller)
Academy Award for Best Director (John Ford)
Academy Award for Best Picture
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (Donald Crisp)
National Film Registry
Award nominations: Academy Award for Best Film Editing (James B. Clark)
Academy Award for Best Original Dramatic Score (Alfred Newman)
Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Sara Allgood)
Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay (Philip Dunne)
Award details: (details at IMDb)

How Green Was My Valley is a 1941 drama film directed by John Ford. The film, based on the 1939 Richard Llewellyn novel, was produced by Darryl F. Zanuck and scripted by Philip Dunne. The film features Walter Pidgeon, Maureen O'Hara, Anna Lee, Donald Crisp, and Roddy McDowall. It was nominated for ten Academy Awards, winning five, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Supporting Actor. The film tells of the Morgans, a close, hard-working Welsh mining family living in the heart of the South Wales Valleys in the 19th century. The story chronicles the destruction of the environment in South Wales coalfields, and the loss of a way of life and its effects on the family.

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