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Audience Award

Nick Hornby January 29, 2009 at 2:14 pm Films ,

‘An Education’ won the Audience Award in the World Dramatic category at the Sundance Film Festival. John de Borman also won the Best Cinematography award. We sold the film to Sony Classics, so it now has US distribution. We had a good time. I will post a Sundance diary later in the week.

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A Sundance Diary

Nick Hornby January 17, 2009 at 2:13 pm Films ,

Saturday Jan 17th The story so far: ‘An Education’, a film with a script I adapted from a piece of Lynn Barber memoir which originally appeared in Granta, has been invited to the Sundance Film Festival. ‘An Education’, directed by Lone Scherfig, stars Peter Sarsgaard and Carey Mulligan, a brilliant young actress, and was produced […]

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Happy New Year

Nick Hornby January 9, 2009 at 2:19 pm Charity, Films ,

Happy New Year. Mine began with a visit (uninvited) from a Mail On Sunday journalist, who rang on my doorbell on a Saturday morning because she wanted me to talk to her about the tragic death of John Travolta’s son. As I have never met John Travolta or his son, I declined to comment, perhaps […]

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You’re all residents of Utah

Nick Hornby December 15, 2008 at 2:22 pm Films ,

Thrillingly,  ‘An Education’, the film directed by Lone Scherfig from my screenplay, has been selected for the Sundance Festival. I don’t know where any of the readers of this blog live, but on the possibly erroneous presumption that you’re all residents of Utah, come along and see the world premiere in January.

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Update

Nick Hornby August 1, 2008 at 2:52 pm Books, Films , , , , , ,

– I’m about a third of the way into a novel, with the working title ‘Juliet, Naked’. – I’m editing, with Eli Horowitz,  a ‘Best of McSweeneys’ book for Hamish Hamilton, publication some time next spring, I think. (This is a lovely job – I’m discovering great young writers I’d never heard of several times a day […]

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When I began this blog

Nick Hornby March 25, 2008 at 3:33 pm Books, Films ,

When I began this blog, it was suggested to me that readers might be interested in what I was doing with my time, and I still haven’t found a good way of talking about that. Interruptions to my regular working pattern – the preparation for An Education, and now the filming, and the paperback and […]