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122 Ratings


Directed by Iain Softley
United Kingdom, Germany, 1994
Biography, Drama


A dramatization of the Hamburg, Germany phase of the Beatles’ early history.

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Backbeat Directed by Iain Softley

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1995 | Winner: Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music

1995 | 2 nominations including: Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1995 | Winner: British Newcomer of the Year

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1995 | Nominee: Most Promising Actor

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