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Bound for Glory

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Original title
Bound for Glory
Running time
147 min.
United States United States
Robert Getchell (Book: Woody Guthrie)
Woody Guthrie
Haskell Wexler
United Artists
Drama | Biography. 1930s. The Great Depression. Music
Synopsis / Plot
This film is an excellent biography of Woody Guthrie, one of America's greatest folk singers. He left his dust-devastated Texas home in the 1930s to find work, and discovered the suffering and strength of America's working class.
1976: 2 Academy Awards: Best Cinematography, Adapted Soundtrack. 6 Nominations
1976: Golden Globes: 4 Nominations, including Best Film - Drama
1976: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Actor (Carradine)
1976: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Cinematography
1976: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Adapted Drama Screenplay
1977: Cannes Film Festival: Nominated for Palme d'Or (Best Film)
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