2015 (Ireland)

Director: John Crowley
Writers: Nick Hornby (screenplay), Colm Tóibín (novel) (as Colm Toibin)
Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen, Domhnall Gleeson..(see full credits on IMDB)

Landing in 1950s Brooklyn, an Irish immigrant falls in love. Her past pulls her to return to Ireland,
demanding a choice between old world and new.


Production Design: François Séguin
Music by: Michael Brook
Cinematography: Yves Bélanger
Film Editing: Jake Roberts
Casting: Fiona Weir
Art Direction: Irene O'Brien & Robert Parle
Set Decoration: Suzanne Cloutier
Costume Design: Odile Dicks-Mireaux

The Official Brooklyn Website


Academy Awards, USA 2016 Nominations

Oscar Best Motion Picture of the Year: Finola Dwyer, Amanda Posey
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role: Saoirse Ronan
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay: Nick Hornby

Golden Globes, USA 2016 Nominations

Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama: Saoirse Ronan

BAFTA Awards 2016 Nominations

Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film: John Crowley, Finola Dwyer , Amanda Posey, Nick Hornby, Nominated
BAFTA Film Awards:
Best Leading Actress: Saoirse Ronan
Best Supporting Actress: Julie Walters
Best Adapted Screenplay: Nick Hornby
Best Costume Design: Odile Dicks-Mireaux
Best Makeup and Hair: Morna Ferguson, Lorraine Glynn

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2016 Nominations

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role: Saoirse Ronan


Production Notes (Français)

It was my mother's story