Half Nelson

Written & Directed by: Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck
Cast: Ryan Gosling, Anthony Mackie, Shareeka Epps
Synopsis: An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.
"Half Nelson is that rarest of marvels." –Manohla Dargis, The New York Times
"A near-perfect film." –David Fear, Time Out New York
Academy Award® Nomination: Ryan Gosling (Best Actor)