Feature Film: The Kids Are All Right

Winner! Best Picture

STATUS

Released

GENRE

Comedy | Drama

FLIMMAKERS
Director: Lisa Cholodenko
Writers: Lisa Cholodenko and Stuart Blumberg
Executive Producer: Steven Saxton

CAST
Julianne More – Jules
Annette Bening – Nic
Mark Ruffalo – Paul
Mia Wasikowska – Joni
Josh Hutcherson – Laser

The Kids Are All Right is a new film from critically-acclaimed director Lisa Cholodenko. After a sensational premiere at the 2010 Sundance International Film Festival, it has become the summer 2010 critical darling.

The film stars Annette Benning, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska, and Josh Hutcherson. The film was produced in association with Artist International, with Hollywood Studios CEO Steven Saxton as an Executive Producer.

Academy Awards, USA
2011
Nominated, Oscar – Best Motion Picture of the Year – Gary Gilbert, Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte, Celine Rattray
Nominated, Oscar – Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role – Annette Bening
Nominated, Oscar – Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, Oscar – Best Writing, Original Screenplay – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Golden Globes, USA
2011
Won, Golden Globe – Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
Won, Golden Globe – Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical – Annette Bening
Nominated, Golden Globe – Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical – Julianne Moore
Nominated, Golden Globe- Best Screenplay- Motion Picture- Stuart Blumberg, Lisa Cholodenko

AFI Awards, USA
2011
Won, AFI Award – Movie of the Year – Gary Gilbert, Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte, Celine Rattray

Berlin International Film Festival
2010
Won, Teddy – Best Feature Film

Independent Spirit Awards
2011
Won, Independent Spirit Award – Best Screenplay – Stuart Blumberg, Lisa Cholodenko
Nominated, Independent Spirit Award – Best Feature
Nominated, Independent Spirit Award – Best Female Lead – Annette Bening
Nominated, Independent Spirit Award – Best Supporting Male – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, Independent Spirit Award – Best Director – Lisa Cholodenko

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina
2010
Nominated, Award of the Argentinean Academy – Best Foreign Film – Lisa Cholodenko

Alliance of Women Film Journalists
2010
Won, EDA Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Won, EDA Award – Best Writing, Original Screenplay – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg
Won, EDA Award – Best Ensemble Cast
Won, EDA Female Focus Award – Best Woman Screenwriter – Lisa Cholodenko
Won, EDA Special Mention Award – Best Depiction of Nudity, Sexuality, or Seduction – Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo
Won, EDA Special Mention Award – Cultural Crossover Award
Won, EDA Female Focus Award – Women’s Image Award – Annette Bening
Nominated, EDA Award – Best Director – Lisa Cholodenko
Nominated, EDA Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, EDA Female Focus Award – Best Woman Director – Lisa Cholodenko
Nominated, EDA Special Mention Award – Unforgettable Moment Award – Annette Bening
Nominated, EDA Special Mention Award – Bravest Performance Award – Annette Bening, Julianne Moore
Nominated, EDA Female Focus Award – Actress Defying Age and Ageism – Annette Bening
Nominated, EDA Female Focus Award – Actress Defying Age and Ageism – Julianne Moore
Nominated, EDA Female Focus Award – This Year’s Outstanding Achievement By a Woman in the Film Industry – Lisa Cholodenko

American Cinema Editors, USA
2011
Nominated, Eddie – Best Edited Feature Film – Comedy or Musical – Jeffrey M. Werner

BAFTA Awards
2011
Nominated, BAFTA Film Award – Best Leading Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, BAFTA Film Award – Best Leading Actress – Julianne Moore
Nominated, BAFTA Film Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, BAFTA Film Award – Best Screenplay (Original) – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Black Reel Awards
2011
Nominated, Black Reel – Best Breakthrough Performance – Yaya DaCosta

Bodil Awards
2011
Nominated, Bodil – Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film) – Lisa Cholodenko

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards
2010
2nd place, BSFC Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
2011
Nominated, Critics Choice Award – Best Acting Ensemble – Josh Hutcherson, Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Mark Ruffalo, Yaya DaCosta, Mia Wasikowska, Rebecca Lawrence Levy, Eddie Hassell, Joaquín Garrido, Kunal Sharma
Nominated, Critics Choice Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, Critics Choice Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, Critics Choice Award – Best Screenplay, Original – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Casting Society of America, USA
2011
Won, Artios – Outstanding Achievement in Casting – Feature – Studio or Independent Comedy – Laura Rosenthal (Casting Director), Liz Dean (Los Angeles Casting)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association
2011
Nominated, COFCA Award – Best Picture
Nominated, COFCA Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, COFCA Award – Best Actress – Julianne Moore
Nominated, COFCA Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, COFCA Award – Best Ensemble – Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Mia Wasikowska, Mark Ruffalo, Josh Hutcherson, Joaquín Garrido, Yaya DaCosta, Kunal Sharma, Eddie Hassell, Rebecca Lawrence Levy
Nominated, COFCA Award – Best Screenplay, Original – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
2010
Nominated, CFCA Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, CFCA Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, CFCA Award – Best Screenplay, Original – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Chlotrudis Awards
2011
Won, Chlotrudis Award – Best Performance by an Ensemble Cast

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards
2010
Nominated, DFWFCA Award – Best Picture
Nominated, DFWFCA Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening

Denver Film Critics Society
2010
Nominated, DFCS Award – Best Writing, Original Screenplay – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Environmental Media Awards, USA
2010
Nominated, EMA Award – Feature Film

GLAAD Media Awards
2011
Won, GLAAD Media Award – Outstanding Film – Wide Release

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)
2010
Won, Dorian Award – Film Performance of the Year – Annette Bening
Nominated, Dorian Award – Film of the Year
Nominated, Dorian Award – LGBT-Themed Film of the Year

Gotham Awards
2010
Nominated, Best Film – Lisa Cholodenko (director), Gary Gilbert (producer), Philippe Hellmann (producer), Jordan Horowitz (producer), Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte (producer), Celine Rattray (producer), Daniela Taplin Lundberg (producer)
Nominated, Best Ensemble Cast – Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska, Josh Hutcherson, Yaya DaCosta, Kunal Sharma, Eddie Hassell, Joaquín Garrido, Rebecca Lawrence Levy

Humanitas Prize
2010
Nominated, Humanitas Prize – Sundance Film Category – Lisa Cholodenko (writer), Stuart Blumberg (writer)

Image Awards
2011
Nominated, Image Award – Outstanding Motion Picture

International Cinephile Society Awards
2011
2nd place, ICS Award – Best Ensemble

Iowa Film Critics Awards
2011
Nominated, IFC Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening

Irish Film and Television Awards
2011
Won, IFTA Award – Best International Actress – Annette Bening

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards
2010
Nominated, Sierra Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, Sierra Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, Sierra Award – Youth in Film – Josh Hutcherson

London Critics Circle Film Awards
2011
Won, ALFS Award – Actress of the Year – Annette Bening
Nominated, ALFS Award – Film of the Year
Nominated, ALFS Award – Screenwriter of the Year – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA
2011
Nominated, Golden Reel Award – Best Sound Editing – Dialogue and ADR in a Feature Film – Frank Gaeta (supervising sound editor, supervising dialogue/adr editor), Elmo Weber (supervising sound editor)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA
2011
2nd place, NSFC Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening

New York Film Critics Circle Awards
2010
Won, NYFCC Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Won, NYFCC Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Won, NYFCC Award – Best Screenplay – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

New York Film Critics, Online
2010
Won, NYFCO Award – Best Ensemble
Won, NYFCO Award – Top Films of the Year

North Texas Film Critics Association, US
2010
3rd place, NTFCA Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards
2010
Nominated, OFCC Award – Best Film

Online Film & Television Association
2011
Nominated, OFTA Film Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, OFTA Film Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, OFTA Film Award – Best Youth Performance – Josh Hutcherson
Nominated, OFTA Film Award – Best Ensemble
Nominated, OFTA Film Award – Best Casting – Laura Rosenthal
Nominated, OFTA Film Award – Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Online Film Critics Society Awards
2011
Nominated, OFCS Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, OFCS Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, OFCS Award – Best Screenplay, Original – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

PGA Awards
2011
Nominated, PGA Award – Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures – Gary Gilbert, Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte, Celine Rattray

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards
2010
Nominated, PFCS Award – Best Picture
Nominated, PFCS Award – Best Actress in a Leading Role – Annette Bening
Nominated, PFCS Award – Best Actress in a Leading Role – Julianne Moore
Nominated, PFCS Award – Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, PFCS Award – Best Ensemble Acting – Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Mia Wasikowska, Josh Hutcherson, Mark Ruffalo, Joaquín Garrido, Yaya DaCosta, Kunal Sharma, Rebecca Lawrence Levy, Eddie Hassell
Nominated, PFCS Award – Best Screenplay – Original – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg
Nominated, PFCS Award – Best Screenplay – Original – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg

Santa Barbara International Film Festival
2011
Won, The American Riviera Award – Annette Bening

Satellite Awards
2010
Nominated, Satellite Award – Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical – Annette Bening
Nominated, Satellite Award – Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical – Julianne Moore
Nominated, Satellite Award – Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Nominated, Satellite Award – Best Screenplay, Original – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg
Nominated, Satellite Award – Best Director – Lisa Cholodenko

Screen Actors Guild Awards
2011
Nominated, Actor – Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role – Annette Bening
Nominated, Actor – Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role – Mark Ruffalo
Nominated, Actor – Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture – Annette Bening, Josh Hutcherson, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards
2010
Nominated, SEFCA Award – Best Picture

Vancouver Film Critics Circle
2011
Nominated, VFCC Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening

Village Voice Film Poll
2010
3rd place, VVFP Award – Best Screenplay – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg
Nominated, VVFP Award – Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards
2010
Nominated, WAFCA Award – Best Actress – Annette Bening
Nominated, WAFCA Award – Best Original Screenplay – Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg
Nominated, WAFCA Award – Best Acting Ensemble – Annette Bening, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska, Josh Hutcherson, Rebecca Lawrence Levy, Yaya DaCosta, Eddie Hassell, Joaquín Garrido, Kunal Sharma

World Soundtrack Awards
2010
Nominated, World Soundtrack Award – Soundtrack Composer of the Year – Carter Burwell

Writers Guild of America, USA
2011
Nominated, WGA Award (Screen) – Best Original Screenplay – Stuart Blumberg, Lisa Cholodenko

Awards & Nominations

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Nominated for 4 Academy Awards:

Best Picture, Best Actress (Annette Bening), Best Supporting Actor (Mark Ruffalo), and Best Original Screenplay (Lisa Cholodenko & Stuart Blumberg)

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Winner of the 2 Golden Globe Award:

Best Picture [Comedy/Musical] and Best Actress [Comedy/Musical] (Annette Bening)

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Nominated for 4 BAFTA Awards:

Best [Leading] Actress (Annette Bening; Julianne Moore), Best Supporting Actor (Mark Ruffalo), and Best Original Screenplay (Lisa Cholodenko & Stuart Blumberg)

VISIT THE OFFICIAL BAFTA WEBSITE

 

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