GenreDrama Music directorMichael Nicholas WriterEric Mendelsohn LanguageEnglish
Release dateJanuary 24, 2010 (2010-01-24) (Sundance)
March 11, 2011 (2011-03-11) (United States) CastEdie Falco (Peggy), Embeth Davidtz (The Actress), Elias Koteas (John), Rachel Resheff (Christina), Kathryn Erbe (John's Wife), Danai Gurira (Woman in Blue Dress) Similar moviesFish Tank, Jupiter Ascending, Factory Girl, The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things, Pitch Perfect 2, At the Edge of the Abyss
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3 Backyards is a film written and directed by Eric Mendelsohn. It premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the Directing Prize, as did Mendelsohn's first feature, Judy Berlin; Mendelsohn is the only director to have won the prize twice.