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3.2
3,386 Ratings

Precious

Directed by Lee Daniels
United States, 2009
Drama

Synopsis

Set in Harlem at the end of the 1980s, an obese, illiterate teenage girl tries to escape the abuse of her mother by enrolling in an alternative school with the hope of starting a new life for herself and her unborn child.

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Precious Directed by Lee Daniels

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2010 | 2 wins including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

2010 | 4 nominations including: Best Motion Picture of the Year

Sundance Film Festival

2009 | 3 wins including: Dramatic (Audience Award)

Independent Spirit Awards

2010 | 5 wins including: Best Feature

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