Little Joe

© coop99 filmproduktion, The Bureau, Essential Films

coop99 filmproduktion, The Bureau, Essential Films

Plants make you happy! Especially Little Joe, a genetically manipulated plant species that was bred especially for this purpose. Biologist Alice, however, notices rather alarming effects in her environment in connection with the plant: "Her son increasingly turns away from her. What role does Little Joe play in this? In her first English-language work, Hausner moves between psychothriller, science fiction and horror, peppered with deep black humour.
Running time: 105 minutes
Directed by: Jessica Hausner
Country/Year: Ö/GB/D/2019
Cast members: Emily Beecham, Ben Whishaw, Kerry Fox, Kit Connor

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