‘Jojo Rabbit’ - A World War II satire based on Christine Leunens’ book, ‘Caging Skies.’ A Hitler Youth finds out his mother’s hiding a Jewish girl in the attic.
Fri 7 Feb 2020|
|Running time:||108 (1h48’)|
|Age restriction:||16 L P V
An anti-hate satire.
A lonely German boy named Jojo’s world view is turned upside-down when he discovers that his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must confront his own blind nationalism.
Based on Caging Skies (book) by Christine Leunens.
||Satire, Comedy, Black Comedy, Drama, War
||Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Taika Waititi, Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson, Rebel Wilson, Alfie Allen, Stephen Merchant, Sitara Attaie, Victoria Hogan, Luke Brandon Field, Brian Caspe, James McVan, Judith Georgi, Joe Weintraub
||Michael Giacchino |
||Carthew Neal, Taika Waititi, Chelsea Winstanley|
|Country / Year:
||New Zealand, UK, Czech Republic, 2019 |
Writer-director Taika Waititi (‘Thor: Ragnarok,’ ‘Hunter for the Wilderpeople’), brings his signature style of humour and pathos to his latest film, ‘Jojo Rabbit,’ a World War II satire.