Jonathan King (film director)

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Jonathan King (1967-) is a film director from New Zealand. He is the son of historian Michael King and brother of author Rachael King.

Biography[edit]

King began his screening career as writer and director of the New Zealand black comedy movie Black Sheep[1] and was in 2007 co-writer of the screenplay for The Tattooist.[2] His most recent project is a feature-length remake of the New Zealand television series "Under the Mountain", as writer (adapting from the original book by Maurice Gee), director and producer.[3] He is married to writer Rebecca Priestley.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Credited as Role
Director Writer Producer
2006 Black Sheep Yes Yes
2007 The Tattooist Yes Co-Writer
2009 Under the Mountain Yes Yes Yes Screenplay

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