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108 Ratings


Directed by Barry Levinson
United States, 1990


A Polish-Jewish family comes to the USA at the beginning of the Twentieth Century. There, the family and their children try to make themselves a better future in the so-called promised land.

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Avalon Directed by Barry Levinson

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1991 | 4 nominations including: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

National Board of Review

1990 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1991 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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