For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
3.6
23 Ratings

I Never Sang for My Father

Directed by Gilbert Cates
United States, 1970
Drama

Synopsis

Hackman plays a New York professor who wants a change in his life, and plans to get married to his girlfriend and move to California. His mother understands his need to get away, but warns him that moving so far away could be hard on his father.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
I Never Sang for My Father Directed by Gilbert Cates

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1971 | 3 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1971 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America

1971 | Winner: Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1971 | 2 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

What are people saying?