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Kliot, Jason

Overview
Works: 41 works in 171 publications in 7 languages and 6,526 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Case studies  Documentary films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Melodrama  War films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: HD9502.U54, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jason Kliot
Enron : the Smartest Guys in the Room by Alex Gibney( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the rise of Enron Corporation and its disintegration following scandal. Examines the morality of corporate philosophy. Focuses on key Enron executives Ken Lay, Jeff Skilling, and Andy Fastow
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Jarmusch started Coffee & Cigarettes in 1986 with a six-minute improvised caprice starring Steven Wright and Roberto Benigni. Two guys meet in a coffee bar to sip, smoke and chat. Jarmusch has continued the series over the years, enlisting an eclectic group of friends, colleagues and actors from his feature films. The pieces feature Steve Buscemi, Joie Lee and Cinque Lee, Iggy Pop and Tom Waits among others and are connected by the use of black-and-white stock shot by a series of stellar cinematographers
Awake by Edmonia Lewis( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Beresford is a twenty-two year old genius of finance. He secretly loves his motherss secretary, Sam Lockwood. Clay has a heart attack and discovers that he needs a heart transplant. When Clay finds a donor compatible with his rare blood, he requests his friend Dr. Jack Harper to operate on him. His mother protests, stating that she wants the famous Dr. Jonathan Neyer to be responsible for the procedure. On the eve of his heart surgery, Clay marries Sam. During the surgery, he experiences an 'anesthetic awareness' that leaves his conscious but paralyzed. Clay hears the dialogs in the room and discovers that there are dark secrets about his surgery
Broken English by Zoe Cassavetes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora Wilder, a thirty-something Manhattanite plugging away at her job, can't help but wonder what it is she has to do to find a relationship. After a series of disastrous first dates she meets Julien, a quirky Frenchman with a passion for living
The guys( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story of a New York City journalist and a fire captain who form an unexpected bond as they pay tribute to the heroes lost in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center. Unable to write the eulogies himself, he asks for help from a journalist who can offer the assistance that he needs
Down to you( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Portuguese and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two college students in New York City begin a romantic journey where true love often competes with the temptation to stray from commitment
Redacted by Brian De Palma( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centered around a small group of American soldiers stationed at a checkpoint in Iraq. Alternates points of view between these soldiers, the media and the local Iraqi people illuminating how each group is deeply affected by the current conflict and their encounters with each other. The POVs are presented as a video diary, footage from a documentary-in-progress, a website's streaming video, surveillance cameras, and cellphone images
The war within by Joseph Castelo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A would-be suicide bomber has a crisis of conscience after most of the other members of his cell are arrested
Mr. Untouchable by Marc Levin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the true-life story of a junkie turned multimillionaire drug lord. With the first hand testimony of the Godfather himself, Nicky Barnes, who was the most powerful black drug kingpin in New York City history. From humble beginnings, he came to dominate the heroin distribution business. Trusted and trained by the Italians, he set up his own crime family --The Council."--Container
Chocolate Babies( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the front lines of AIDS activism, where the latest enemy raids are being run by a band of unlikely warriors. These self-proclaimed "black faggots with a political agenda" launch street assaults on conservative politicians who won't support a hospice in their New York City neighborhood, but when they also manage to infiltrate the office of a city councilman who is deep in the closet, the action sets in motion unexpected events that begin to pull the group apart
Herbie Hancock : possibilities by Herbie Hancock( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rare and true icon of modern music, Herbie Hancock continues to bring audiences new and inventive visions of music. In August 2005, the Possibilities album was released, featuring the collaborative talents of a legendary lineup of artists. The film, Herbie Hancock: Possibilities, showcases this musical project in development and design, as Herbie interacts with artists, such as Christina Aguilera, John Mayer, Paul Simon, Annie Lennox, Sting and others. A leader of musical innovation, Herbie explores the creation of fresh music through collaboration and expansion upon his others' experiences, and what results is a collection of poignant musical imprints"--Title details screen
Three seasons by Tony Bui( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the stories of several people living in or visiting post-war Vietnam, including James Hager, an ex-G.I. searching for the daughter he left behind in the war
Series 7 : the contenders( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirical depiction of today's hot reality-based television programming. The show is The contenders, and this film follows the action of the 7th series of the show, in which 5 randomly selected people must kill the champion and each other until there is only one survivor. Dawn is the eight-months-pregnant reigning champion; if she kills this new set of adversaries before they kill her, she will win her freedom
Strawberry fields( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of 16-year-old Japanese American Irene Kawai, whose rebellion explodes in the wake of the death of her younger sister. After a clash with her mother, Irene flees her home and meets up with the ghost of her sister who leads her to the desert where she makes some important discoveries about her family's past in the internment camps during World War II
Love in the time of money( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of a series of conversational duets that ultimately returns to the person who started the entire chain of events. Starting with prostitute Greta and her disgruntled trick Eddie. The story soon includes a housewife on the look for an affair, her husband, an artist, a gallery worker, and a salesman
Never get outta the boat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of young men whose recovery from drug abuse hangs on their self-management of a gritty L.A. rehab center
Fay Grim by Hal Hartley( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the CIA asks Fay to travel to Paris to retrieve notebooks that belonged to her fugitive ex-husband, her mission turns into a sprawling con-game in a world of international espionage
Childhood's end( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film takes place at the vulnerable time of passage between childhood and adulthood. It's the summer of his high school graduation and Greg is headed off to college. Greg had developed a crush on his mother's old girlfriend, Evelyn, who is more than twice his age and lives across the street. This crush develops into a full-fleshed love affair in the heat of summer, much to the horror of both families, in particular Greg's mother. Meanwhile, down the street, Greg's long time friend Rebecca comes out as a lesbian through her relationship with Denise. As the lives of these kids are fast becoming very complicated, they must prepare to leave the nest of their parents and the place of their childhood
Diggers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four working-class friends follow in their respective families' footsteps and become clam diggers in Long Island, New York
One last thing( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dylan and his mother are invited onto national television by an organization that grants last wishes to the terminally ill. As mother and son struggle with the terminal illness, Dylan surprises everyone by making a shocking request: to spend one weekend, alone, with supermodel Nikki Sinclair. After a disappointing meet-and-greet arranged by Nikki's agent, Dylan and his buddies set off for New York City with hopes of fulfilling his one last wish
 
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Alternative Names
Jason Kliot Amerikaans filmproducent

Jason Kliot producteur de cinéma américain

Jason Kliot produttore cinematografico statunitense

Джейсон Клиот

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