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Scenes from the Suburbs

Canada / USA, 2011 (MIFF 2011, Fiction Shorts)

Director: Spike Jonze

Scenes from the Suburbs

The highly anticipated film from Spike Jonze, co-written with members of indie band Arcade Fire, is a coming-of-age story set against a dystopian backdrop.

D Spike Jonze P Vincent Landay S Spike Jonze, Will Butler, Win Butler TD HD Cam/2011

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