1998 Operation (short)
1999 H@ (short)
2000 In God We Trust (short)
2001 Gulp (short)
2002 Uncle Sam (short)
2005 Thank You for Smoking
He was born in Montreal and grew up in Los Angeles, where he studied Creative Writing at the University of Southern California. His short film In God We Trust screened as part of the Toronto Festival’s Discovery Programme in 2000 and his feature filmmaking debut, Thank You for Smoking, which won many awards, was a Special Presentation at the Toronto FF 2005. Juno is his second feature film.
Juno / Jason Reitman
Juno is a unique 16-year-old girl, who finds herself unexpectedly pregnant by her classmate Bleeker. She chooses to keep the baby, and with the help of her best friend Leah, she finds the “perfect” adoptive parents, Mark and Vanessa. Luckily, Juno has the total support of her parents, as she is facing some tough decisions. She flirts with adulthood and ultimately comes into her own as a witty and independent teenager.
|Editing:||Dana E. Glauberman|
|Music:||Mateo Messina,Kimya Dawson, Art Direction : Steve Saklad|
|With:||Ellen Page (Juno MacGuff), Michael Cera (Paulie Bleeker), Jennifer Garner (Vanessa Loring), Jason Bateman (Mark Loring), Allison Janney (Bren MacGuff), J.K. Simmons (Mac MacGuff), Olivia Thirlby (Leah)|
|Producer:||Lianne Halfon, John Malkovich, Russell Smith, Mason Novick|
|Production:||Mandate Pictures & Mr. Mudd|
|FRIDA LIAPPA:||Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 23:00|