Knowledge Identifier: $Half_Nelson_(film)
Category: Movies & TV (402)
Launched in 2004.
Countries: United States (78%), Canada (11%), (11%)
Linked to: Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor, Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
The film is based on a 19-minute film made by Boden and Fleck in 2004, titled "Gowanus, Brooklyn"
The film was greeted with high critical acclaim, found its way on many "Top Ten" films of 2006 lists and calculated an overall average of 85 out of 100 on Metacritic
Drive (2011 film) - Beth Mickle was hired as "Drive"s production designer on Gosling's recommendation; they had worked together on 2006's "Half Nelson"
Ryan Gosling - Gosling next starred in 2006's "Half Nelson" as a drug-addicted junior high school teacher who forms a bond with a young student
Original Media - "Half Nelson", which premiered at Sundance in 2006, received multiple nominations and *awards including an Academy *award nomination for Best Actor , five Independent Spirit *award nominations and Best Picture at The Gotham *awards
Anna Boden - "'Anna Boden"' is an American film director, cinematographer, editor, and screenwriter best known as the co-writer of the 2006 film "Half Nelson"
"Half Nelson" was released on DVD on February 13, 2007, courtesy of ThinkFilm and Sony Pictures