Half Nelson Movie Poster
  • August 11, 2006
  • R, 1 hr 46 min
  • Drama

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Awards + Nominations

Year Award
2006 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actor - Nominated
Ryan Gosling
2006 Black Reel Awards
Best Breakthrough Performance - Nominated
Shareeka Epps
2006 Black Reel Awards
Best Supporting Actress - Nominated
Shareeka Epps
2006 Boston Society of Film Critics
Best Actor - Runner-up - Won
Ryan Gosling
2006 Boston Society of Film Critics
Best New Filmmaker - Won
Ryan Fleck
2006 Boston Society of Film Critics
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Shareeka Epps
2006 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Actor - Nominated
Ryan Gosling
2006 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Young Actress - Nominated
Shareeka Epps
2006 Chicago Film Critics Association
Best Actor - Nominated
Ryan Gosling
2006 Chicago Film Critics Association
Most Promising Performer - Nominated
Shareeka Epps
2006 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Actor - Won
Ryan Gosling
2006 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Actress - Won
Shareeka Epps
2006 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Director - Nominated
Ryan Fleck
2006 Independent Spirit Awards
Best First Screenplay - Nominated
Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
2006 National Board of Review
Breakthrough Performance by an Actor - Won
Ryan Gosling
2006 National Society of Film Critics
Best Actor - Nominated
Ryan Gosling
2006 National Society of Film Critics
Best Supporting Actress - Nominated
Shareeka Epps
2006 New York Film Critics Society
Best Actor - Runner-up - Won
Ryan Gosling
2006 New York Film Critics Society
Best First Film - Won
Ryan Fleck
2006 New York Film Critics Society
Best Supporting Actress (Runner-up) - Won
Shareeka Epps
2006 Online Film Critics Association
Best Actor - Nominated
Ryan Gosling
2006 Online Film Critics Association
Breakthrough Filmmaker - Nominated
Ryan Fleck
2006 Online Film Critics Association
Breakthrough Performer - Nominated
Shareeka Epps
2006 Satellite Awards
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominated
Ryan Gosling
2006 Screen Actors Guild
Best Actor - Nominated
Ryan Gosling
2006 Toronto Film Critics Association
Best Actor - Nominated
Ryan Gosling