Boyhood Poster

Release Date: July 11th, 2014

DVD Release Date: January 6th, 2015

R|2 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
The joys and pitfalls of growing up are seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (Ellar Coltrane), his parents (Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke) and his sister (Lorelei Linklater). Vignettes, filmed with the same cast over the course of 12 years, capture family meals, road trips, birthday parties, graduations and other important milestones. Songs from Coldplay, Arcade Fire and other artists capture the time period. Directed by Richard Linklater.

Cast: Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Lorelei Linklater, Tamara Jolaine, Nick Krause, Jordan Howard, Evie Thompson

Director: Richard Linklater

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Detour Filmproduction

Distributors: IFC Films, IFC Films

Keywords: 2010s, 2000s, Mother, Friendship, Charming, Cool, Creative, Family, Growing up, Friend, Father, Sister

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Winner Director
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Winner Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated Best Foreign Language Film
Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro (2014)
Winner Actress in a Supporting Role
Winner Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Nominated Film Editing
Winner Best Director - Motion Picture
Nominated Directing
Winner Best Foreign Language Film - Audience Jury
Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro (2014)
Winner Supporting Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Winner Best Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Winner Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Best Picture
Nominated Original Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Nominated Writing (Original Screenplay)