Movie: Boyhood – a beautiful meditation on growing up, simple and haunting

Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” – Proverbs 22:6 (KJV)

“The Bible assumes that the family will be the place where values and faith will be passed on from generation to generation.  This is a noble goal and, in many situations, achievable, with the grace of God.

No child, however, is solely formed by their family of origin.  Life is a series of events, locations, circumstances, opportunities and setbacks. As a child grows into youth and adulthood, their world grows up with them.

Boyhood is a remarkable accomplishment … filmed over a 12 year period, with all of the principle actors working for three or four days each year,” writes Rev. Bruce Batchelor-Glader, East Ohio movie reviewer.

Full review …