No photo available. Represent Edward Dmytryk? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 5,478 this week

Edward Dmytryk (1908–1999)

Edward Dmytryk grew up in San Francisco, the son of Ukrainian immigrants. After his mother died when he was 6, his strict disciplinarian father beat the boy frequently, and the child began running away while in his early teens. Eventually, juvenile authorities allowed him to live alone at the age of 15 and helped him find part-time work as a film ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 90) in Encino, California, USA

Get Streaming With 'Chi-Raq'

Spike Lee's Chi-Raq is available to stream now on Prime. In celebration of this good news, we're serving up one of our favorite clips from the movie, featuring Dave Chappelle.

Watch the clip

Related News

Hitler’s Children
| Trailers from Hell
Broken Lance | Blu-ray Review
| ioncinema
Hitler’s Children | DVD Review
| ioncinema

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 11 Feb 2011
 
a list of 40 people
created 07 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 40 people
created 17 Jun 2014
 
list image
a list of 25 people
created 09 Aug 2014
 
a list of 35 people
created 6 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Edward Dmytryk's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (56 credits)
Show Show Editor (19 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (5 credits)
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (16 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "Cinema; Concept and Practice", ISBN 0240800028 See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Edward Dymtryk | Moe Miller
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My lifelong ambition has been to spend my money as soon as I can get it. See more »

Trivia:

Later renounced and denounced Communism. See more »

Nickname:

Eddie

Star Sign:

Virgo

Message Boards

Discuss Edward Dmytryk on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page