Half Nelson poster

Half Nelson

Half Nelson is an Academy Award-nominated American film which premiered in competition at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival, and was released theatrically on August 11, 2006. It is written by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, stars Ryan Gosling, Shareeka Epps and Anthony Mackie and is directed by Ryan Fleck. The film was scored by Juno-winning Canadian band Broken Social Scene.