- Original title
- Running time
- 159 min.
- United States
Lee Daniel, Shane Kelly
Steven Chester Prince,
Drama | Childhood. Teen/coming-of-age. Family Relationships. Independent Film (US)
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- Synopsis / Plot
- Filmed over 12 years (in 39 shooting days from 2002 to 2013) with the same cast, Boyhood is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette as Mason's parents and newcomer Lorelei Linklater as his sister Samantha, BOYHOOD charts the rocky terrain of childhood like no other film has before. Snapshots of adolescence from road trips and family dinners to birthdays and graduations and all the moments in between become transcendent,
: Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Patricia Arquette). 6 Nominations
: 3 Golden Globes: Best Picture - Drama, Director & Supp. Actress (Arquette)
: Cesar Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
: BAFTA Awards: Best Film, Director & Supporting Actress (Arquette)
: Guldbagge Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
: Berlin Film Festival: Best Director
: Sundance Film Festival: International Release
: San Sebastian Film Festival: FIPRESCI Award: Best Film of the Year
: American Film Institute (AFI): Top Ten Films
: National Board of Review: Top Ten Films
: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Film, Director & Supp. Actress (Arquette)
: Los Angeles Film Critics: Best Film, Director, Actress (Arquette) & Editing
: Gotham Awards: 4 nominations, including Best Film
: Independent Spirit Awards: Best Director & Supp. Actress (Arquette)
: Satellite Awards: Best Director & Supp. Actress (Arquette). 7 Nominations
: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
: Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG): Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Arquette). 3 Nom.
: Critics Choice Awards: 4 Awards including Best Picture & Director
2014: Chicago Film Critics Awards: 3 Awards including Best Picture
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