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2.8
31 Ratings

Tumbleweeds

Directed by Gavin O'Connor
United States, 1999
Drama, Comedy

Synopsis

Free-spirited, four-times married Mary Jo Walker (Janet McTeer) hits the road and heads West with her 12-year-old daughter in search of greener pastures in this irresistible tale of an unbreakable mother-daughter bond.

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Tumbleweeds Directed by Gavin O'Connor

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2000 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Sundance Film Festival

1999 | 2 wins including: Dramatic (Filmmakers Trophy)

Independent Spirit Awards

2000 | Winner: Best Debut Performance

2000 | Nominee: Best Female Lead