The Boyhood script was written by Richard Linklater. This is the script that is up “for consideration.” Not sure whether the whole thing was put together before the movie actually finished shooting. It may be closer to a transcript than a true screenplay.
The Writer: Richard Linklater is a genius. Period. He’s one of the most innovative writers and directors working in film today, as his recent film Boyhood certainly attests. (If you haven’t seen Boyhood yet, go to a theater right now. It’s that good. And if you have the script, please,