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3.6
832 Ratings

Tarnation

Directed by Jonathan Caouette
United States, 2003
Documentary, Avant-Garde, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

Jonathan Caouette builds his part documentary, part narrative fiction out of hundreds of hours of old Super 8 footage, VHS videotape, photographs, and dramatic reenactments to tell his terrible family story story and reconnect with with his mentally-ill mother.

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Tarnation Directed by Jonathan Caouette

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2004

Sundance Film Festival

2004

Independent Spirit Awards

2005 | Nominee: Best Documentary

Toronto International Film Festival

2004

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