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Member Screening - JOJO RABBIT

Saturday, 19 October 2019 - 1:30pm
New York City
Writer director Taika Waititi (THOR: RAGNAROK, HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE), brings his signature style of humor and pathos to his latest film, JOJO RABBIT, a World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy (Roman Griffin Davis as JoJo) whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a young Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler (Taika Waititi), Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.

KEY CAST: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Taika Waititi, Rebel Wilson, Stephen Merchant, Alfie Allen, with Sam Rockwell and Scarlett Johansson

DIRECTOR: Taika Waititi

SCREENPLAY: Taika Waititi, based on the book, “Caging Skies,” by Christine Leunens 

PRODUCERS: Carthew Neal, p.g.a.; Taika Waititi, p.g.a.; Chelsea Winstanley