Fred Zinnemann

Fred Zinnemann

director, second unit director or assistant director, producer

Fred Zinnemann was born on Apr 29, 1907 in Austria-Hungary. Fred Zinnemann's big-screen debut came with Man Trouble directed by Berthold Viertel in 1930. Fred Zinnemann is known for Julia directed by Fred Zinnemann, Jane Fonda stars as Lillian and Vanessa Redgrave as Julia. Fred Zinnemann has got 38 awards and 39 nominations so far. The most recent award Fred Zinnemann achieved is Online Film & Television Association. The upcoming new movie Fred Zinnemann plays is Julia which will be released on Jan 08, 1978.

Initially grew up wanting to be a violinist, but while at the University of Vienna decided to study law. While doing so, he became increasingly interested in American film and decided that was what he wanted to do. He became involved in European filmaking for a short time before going to America to study film.

  • Birthday

    Apr 29, 1907
  • Place of Birth

    Rzeszów, Galicia, Austria-Hungary

Known For


38 wins & 39 nominations

Online Film & Television Association
Winner - OFTA Film Hall of Fame
German Film Awards
Winner - Lifetime Achievement Award
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Movies & TV Shows