- Original title
- Running time
- 116 min.
- United States
Eric Heisserer (Tale: Ted Chiang)
Victor Andres Turgeon-Trelles,
John Sanford Moore,
Lava Bear Films / 21 Laps Entertainment / Filmnation Entertainment / Reliance Entertainment / Xenolinguistics. Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Sci-Fi. Drama | Aliens
- Synopsis / Plot
- When alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist (Amy Adams) is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat. As she learns to communicate with the aliens, she begins experiencing vivid flashbacks that become the key to unlocking the greater mystery about the true purpose of their visit... The Story of Your Life, an adaptation of a short story by Nebula and Hugo Award-winning author Ted Chiang.
: Academy Awards: Best Sound Editing. 8 Nom., incl. for Best Motion Picture
: Golden Globes: Nominated for Best Actress-Drama (Adams) & Score
: BAFTA Awards: Best Sound. 9 Nominations, incl. for Best Film
: Venice Film Festival: Official Selection
: National Board of Review (NBR): Top Ten Films, Best Actress (Adams)
: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 - Best 2016 Films
: Critics Choice Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay & Sci-Fi Movie. 10 Nom.
: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Best Adapted Screenplay
: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Nominated for Best Actress (Amy Adams)
2016: Chicago Film Critics Awards: 3 Nominations including Best Actress (Adams)
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