Five Graves to Cairo (1943)
Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Black-and-White (John F. Seitz)
Academy Award for Best Film Editing (Doane Harrison)Award details: (details at IMDb)
The British Army, retreating ahead of victorious Rommel, leaves a lone survivor on the Egyptian border who finds refuge at a remote desert hotel. He is helped by the hotel's owner, despite protest from the French chambermaid, afraid of the imminent arrival of Rommel and the Germans. John assumes the identity of the recently deceased waiter to survive.