The Descendants

  • The Descendants - Familie und andere Angelegenheiten (German title)
Feature Film | 2011 | Drama | USA

Project data

Length of movie115

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    George ClooneyMatt King [L] Detlef Bierstedt
    Shailene WoodleyAlexandra King [L]Kristina Tietz
    Amara MillerScottie King [L]Vanessa Stuckenberger
    Nick KrauseSid [L]Tim Schwarzmaier
    Laird John HamiltonTroy Cook [SR] Matthias Rimpler

    Crew

    DepartmentActivityNameComment
    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyPhedon Papamichael
    Castingcasting directorJohn Jackson
    Costume Departmentcostume designerWendy Chuck
    Director's DepartmentdirectorAlexander Payne
    EditingeditorKevin Tent
    ProducerproducerJim Burke
    ProducerproducerJim Taylor
    Production Designproduction designerJane Ann Stewart
    ScreenplayscreenwriterJim Rash
    ScreenplayscreenwriterAlexander Payne

    Production companies

    CompanyComment
    Ad Hominem Enterprises [us]

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    George Clooney201Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Actor in a Leading RoleNominated
    George Clooney2012Golden Globe Award [us]Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture -Winner
    Alexander Payne2012Golden Globes [us]Best Motion Picture - DramaWinner
    Alexander Payne2012Golden Globe Award [us)Best Screenplay - Motion PictureNominated
    Alexander Payne2012Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]DirectingNominated
    Alexander Payne2012Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Writing (Adapted Screenplay)Winner
    Kevin Tent2012Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Film EditingNominated
    Nat Faxon2012Golden Globe Award [us)Best Screenplay - Motion PictureNominated
    Nat Faxon2012Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Writing (Adapted Screenplay)Winner
    Jim Rash2012Golden Globe Award [us)Best Screenplay - Motion PictureNominated

    Cinema

    TypeCountryDateComment
    Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 26.01.2012