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Before Midnight Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

Nine years after [[Feature~V303145~Before Sunset~beforesunset]], their highly-regarded sequel to [[Feature~V133986~Before Sunrise~beforesunrise]], director [[Performer~P99850~Richard Linklater~richardlinklater]] reteams with [[Performer~P31094~Ethan Hawke~ethanhawke]] and [[Performer~P18491~Julie Delpy~juliedelpy]] for Before Midnight, which finds their characters together raising twin daughters. Jesse ([[Performer~P31094~Hawke~ethanhawke]]) attempts to maintain a relationship with Hank, his teenage son from his first marriage, but their bond is strained even though Hank has just spent the summer with his dad and step-family. Meanwhile, Celine ([[Performer~P18491~Delpy~juliedelpy]]) must make a difficult decision about her career. As with [[Feature~V303145~Before Sunset~beforesunset]], [[Performer~P99850~Linklater~richardlinklater]], [[Performer~P31094~Hawke~ethanhawke]], and [[Performer~P18491~Delpy~juliedelpy]] share credit for the screenplay. Before Midnight screened at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival as well as the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi

  • Release date:May 24, 2013

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
L.A. Film Critics Association Ethan Hawke Best Screenplay 2013 Winner
Writers Guild of America Ethan Hawke Best Adapted Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Detroit Film Critics Society Ethan Hawke Best Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Ethan Hawke Best Adapted Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Independent Spirit Awards Ethan Hawke Best Screenplay 2013 Nominee
L.A. Film Critics Association Julie Delpy Best Screenplay 2013 Winner
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Julie Delpy Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 2013 Nominee
Writers Guild of America Julie Delpy Best Adapted Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Detroit Film Critics Society Julie Delpy Best Actress 2013 Nominee
Detroit Film Critics Society Julie Delpy Best Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Julie Delpy Best Adapted Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Independent Spirit Awards Julie Delpy Best Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Independent Spirit Awards Julie Delpy Best Female Lead 2013 Nominee
L.A. Film Critics Association Richard Linklater Best Screenplay 2013 Winner
Writers Guild of America Richard Linklater Best Adapted Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Detroit Film Critics Society Richard Linklater Best Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Richard Linklater Best Adapted Screenplay 2013 Nominee
Independent Spirit Awards Richard Linklater Best Screenplay 2013 Nominee

Crew

Richard Linklater
Director
Richard Linklater
Producer
Sara Woodhatch
Producer
Richard Linklater
Screenwriter
Ethan Hawke
Screenwriter
Julie Delpy
Screenwriter
Graham Reynolds
Composer (Music Score)
Sandra Adair
Editor
Athina Rachel Tsangari
Co-producer
John Sloss
Executive Producer
Martin Shafer
Executive Producer
Liz Glotzer
Executive Producer
Lucy Bevan
Casting
Judy Henderson
Casting
Kim Krizan
Character(s) created by
Kostas Kefalas
Line Producer
Richard Linklater
Character(s) created by
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