Boys and Girls (1983 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Boys and Girls
Directed by Don McBrearty
Produced by Seaton McLean
Janice L. Platt
Written by Alice Munro
Joe Wiesenfeld
Starring Ian Heath
Cinematography Alar Kivilo
Edited by Seaton McLean
Release date
  • 1983 (1983)
Running time
22 minutes
Country Canada
Language English

Boys and Girls is a 1983 Canadian short film directed by Don McBrearty. It won an Academy Award in 1984 for Best Short Subject.[1]

Boys and Girls is based on the Alice Munro short story of the same name written in 1968. It is a coming of age story about a girl growing up on a farm having to accept that in her lifetime she will always be considered "only a girl".



  1. ^ "New York Times: Boys and Girls". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-05-24. 

External links[edit]