Rembrandt: A Self-Portrait
Produced byMorrie Roizman
Auerbach Film Enterprises[1]
Distributed byDistributors Corporation of America
Release date
  • 1954 (1954)
CountryUnited States

Rembrandt: A Self-Portrait is a 1954 American short documentary film about the artist Rembrandt produced by Morrie Roizman, a former editor for The March of Time.[2] This film shows a series of Rembrandt's artwork, including painting and drawings spanning his entire life and being shown as related of events throughout his life are narrated.

Rembrandt: A Self-Portrait was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.[3][4]


  1. ^ Library of Congress; Library of Congress. Catalog Maintenance Division (1953). Library of Congress catalog: Motion pictures and filmstrips; a cumulative list of works represented by Library of Congress printed cards. Washington, Library of Congress. p. 693. Retrieved April 4, 2021.
  2. ^ "Academy Award Nominee Roizman to Robert Lawrence". Business screen magazine. Vol. 17, no. 1. 1956. p. 14 – via Internet Archive.
  3. ^ "NY Times: Rembrandt: A Self-Portrait". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Archived from the original on October 15, 2012. Retrieved November 25, 2008.
  4. ^ "The 27th Academy Awards (1955) Nominees and Winners". (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences). Retrieved May 30, 2019.