Filmed from 2002 to 2013, Boyhood covers 12 years in the life of a family. Mason and his older sister, Samantha, learn to face the realities of growing up, while their divorced parents cope with the ongoing challenges of parenting in an ever-evolving landscape. Cast: Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater.
About the Director
Screenwriter/filmmaker Richard Linklater has directed 17 feature films. He also serves as the artistic director for the Austin Film Society, which he founded in 1985 to showcase films from around the world that were not typically shown in Austin. The society has given out more than a million dollars in grants to Texas filmmakers. In 1999, it was honored by the Directors Guild of America in recognition of its support of the arts. Linklater is best known for his Before... trilogy with Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy. All three films—
Cast and Credits
Director: Richard Linklater
Screenwriter: Richard Linklater
Producers: Richard Linklater, Cathleen Sutherland
Executive Producers: Jonathan Sehring, John Sloss
Co, Producers: Vince Palmo Jr., Sandra Adair
Cinematographers: Lee Daniel, Shane Kelly
Production Designer: Rodney Becker
Editor: Sandra Adair
Principal Cast: Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater
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