Manchester by the Sea (film)

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Manchester by the Sea is a 2016 American drama film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan and starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, and Lucas Hedges.wikipedia
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Kenneth Lonergan

Manchester by the Sea is a 2016 American drama film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan and starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, and Lucas Hedges.
He is the co-writer of the film Gangs of New York (2002), and wrote and directed You Can Count On Me (2000), Margaret (2011), and Manchester by the Sea (2016).

Michelle Williams (actress)

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Manchester by the Sea is a 2016 American drama film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan and starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, and Lucas Hedges.
Williams went on to gain critical acclaim for playing emotionally troubled women coping with loss or loneliness in the independent dramas Wendy and Lucy (2008), Blue Valentine (2010), and Manchester by the Sea (2016).

Lucas Hedges

Manchester by the Sea is a 2016 American drama film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan and starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, and Lucas Hedges.
He made his breakthrough in 2016 by playing a sardonic teenage orphan in Kenneth Lonergan's drama Manchester by the Sea, which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

Casey Affleck

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Manchester by the Sea is a 2016 American drama film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan and starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, and Lucas Hedges.
In 2016, Affleck starred as the lead in the drama film Manchester by the Sea.

Amazon Studios

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The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 23, 2016, and was soon picked up by Amazon Studios for distribution.
In 2017, for Manchester by the Sea, Amazon Studios became the first streaming media service to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture; the film was nominated for a total of six Academy Awards, winning two: Best Actor for Casey Affleck and Best Original Screenplay for Kenneth Lonergan.

Kyle Chandler

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Manchester by the Sea is a 2016 American drama film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan and starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, and Lucas Hedges.
Chandler's film work has included notable supporting roles in King Kong (2005), The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008), Super 8 (2011), Argo and Zero Dark Thirty (2012), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), Carol (2015), Manchester by the Sea (2016) and Game Night and First Man (2018).

National Board of Review Awards 2016

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The film received critical praise and was widely counted among the best films of the year, with the National Board of Review listing it as the top film of 2016.
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89th Academy Awards

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At the 89th Academy Awards, the film won awards for Best Actor for Affleck and Best Original Screenplay, with additional nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (Hedges), and Best Supporting Actress (Williams).
Hacksaw Ridge and Manchester by the Sea won two awards each with Casey Affleck winning Best Actor for the latter.

Anna Baryshnikov

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She had her breakout role as Sandy in the 2016 film Manchester by the Sea as well as being a series regular in the CBS sitcom Superior Donuts in its first season.

Gretchen Mol

She also appeared in the films Rounders (1998), Celebrity (1998), The Thirteenth Floor (1999), The Notorious Bettie Page (2005), in which she played the title character, 3:10 to Yuma (2007) and Manchester by the Sea (2016).

Gloucester, Massachusetts

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Manchester by the Sea was filmed during March and April, 2015, in the Massachusetts town of the same name, as well as other towns in the state, such as Beverly, Essex, Gloucester, Swampscott, Lynn, Middleton, Tewksbury, and Salem. Filming took place elsewhere on the North Shore, at locations in Beverly, Essex, Gloucester, Swampscott, Lynn, Middleton, Tewksbury, and Salem.

Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts

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Manchester by the Sea was filmed during March and April, 2015, in the Massachusetts town of the same name, as well as other towns in the state, such as Beverly, Essex, Gloucester, Swampscott, Lynn, Middleton, Tewksbury, and Salem.

2016 Sundance Film Festival

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The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 23, 2016, and was soon picked up by Amazon Studios for distribution.
Amazon also acquired the rights to Manchester by the Sea and Love & Friendship (the latter in collaboration with Roadside Attractions).

Matt Damon

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John Krasinski and Matt Damon initially approached Lonergan about developing the story in New England.
He also received an Academy Award nomination for producing Manchester by the Sea (2016).

Kevin J. Walsh

However, in March 2015, it was reported that Sierra/Affinity had come aboard to finance the film, and Kimberly Steward would produce and finance through her company K Period Media, with Damon through his company Pearl Street Films, Chris Moore through CMP, Kevin J. Walsh through his company B Story, and Lauren Beck.
He is best known for producing the critically acclaimed film Manchester by the Sea (2016) through his production company, B Story, in which he earned an Academy Award for Best Picture nomination with Matt Damon, Kimberly Steward, Chris Moore, and Lauren Beck.

Stephen McKinley Henderson

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Also in 2016, Henderson appeared in Kenneth Lonergan's Manchester by the Sea, starring Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams, playing the boss of Affleck's character.

Lauren Beck

However, in March 2015, it was reported that Sierra/Affinity had come aboard to finance the film, and Kimberly Steward would produce and finance through her company K Period Media, with Damon through his company Pearl Street Films, Chris Moore through CMP, Kevin J. Walsh through his company B Story, and Lauren Beck.
Best known for producing critically acclaimed film Manchester by the Sea (2016) that earned her Academy Award for Best Picture nomination with Matt Damon, Kimberly Steward, Chris Moore, and Kevin J. Walsh.

North Shore (Massachusetts)

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Filming took place elsewhere on the North Shore, at locations in Beverly, Essex, Gloucester, Swampscott, Lynn, Middleton, Tewksbury, and Salem.
Kenneth Lonergan's acclaimed 2016 film Manchester by the Sea is set in the eponymous seaside town, and major portions of it were filmed in Gloucester, Beverly and other North Shore communities.

Kimberly Steward

However, in March 2015, it was reported that Sierra/Affinity had come aboard to finance the film, and Kimberly Steward would produce and finance through her company K Period Media, with Damon through his company Pearl Street Films, Chris Moore through CMP, Kevin J. Walsh through his company B Story, and Lauren Beck.
She also produced Manchester by the Sea in 2016 through her production company, K Period Media, in which she was nominated for an Academy Award.

Academy Award for Best Director

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At the 89th Academy Awards, the film won awards for Best Actor for Affleck and Best Original Screenplay, with additional nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (Hedges), and Best Supporting Actress (Williams).