Director: Taika Waititi Run Time: 108 min. Rating: PG-13 Release Year: 2019
Starring: Roman Griffin Davis, Sam Rockwell, Taika Waititi, Thomasin McKenzie
OSCAR Nominee: BEST PICTURE, BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE, BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY, BEST FILM EDITING, BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN, BEST COSTUME DESIGN.
A young boy living during World War II finds escapism through his imaginary friend, an ethnically inaccurate version of Adolf Hitler, who pushes the young boy’s naive patriotic beliefs. However, this all changes when a young girl challenges those views and causes Jojo to face his own issues.