If you have been taking note to the awards circuit, then you recognize Richard Linklater's childhood is cleansing up, mostly as a result of (1) it is a nice flick and (2) the self-esteem of looking at a young boy become old before our eyes once twelve years of picture taking is pretty powerful.
Of course, after you have confidence it, seeing one character/actor mature onscreen is just about what happens on TV all the time, particularly on a show like Boy Meets World, that has return full circle since its original seven-season run and came with Cory Matthews as a pa in lady Meets World. Leave it to the web (specifically YouTuber Avery Monsen) to mix these 2 tales in an exceedingly approach that's lots additional touching than it's any right to be.
What could have started as associate degree exercise in dissatisfaction or absurdity became one thing genuinely poignant. (The trash bin next to my table has the tear-stained tissues to prove it.)