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11 Ratings

Lackawanna Blues

Directed by George C. Wolfe
United States, 2005


In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy’s life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, New York.

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Lackawanna Blues Directed by George C. Wolfe

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2006 | 2 nominations including: Best First Feature

National Board of Review

2005 | Winner: Best Film or Mini-Series Made for Cable TV

Directors Guild of America

2006 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television

Writers Guild of America

2006 | Nominee: Long Form - Adapted (Television)

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