A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy named Jojo (Roman Griffin Davis) 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.
Creditsdirector: Taika Waititi
composer: Michael Giacchino
producer: Taika Waititi, Carthew Neal, Chelsea Winstanley
screenplay: Taika Waititi based on the novel by Christine Leunens
Editor: Tom Eagles & Yana Gorskaya
Cinematography: Mihai Malaimare Jr.
production company: Czech Anglo Productions
More infodialogue: English
subtitles: no subt
country: Germany - United States of America
TAIKA WAITITI: John & Pogo (2002, short), Two Cars, One Night (2004, short), Heinous Crime (2004, short), What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires (2005), Tama tu (2005, short), Eagle vs Shark (2007), Boy (2010), 42 One Dream Rush (2010, short), What We Do in the Shadows (2014), Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016), Doctor Strange (2016), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Team Darryl (2018, short), Jojo Rabbit (2019)
Technical Specsformat: DCP