WorldCat Identities

Kliot, Jason

Works: 42 works in 184 publications in 7 languages and 7,238 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Case studies  History  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Nonfiction films  Biography  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: HD9502.U54, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jason Kliot
Enron : the Smartest Guys in the Room by Alex Gibney( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,385 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 818 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 )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 697 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
Gonzo : the life and work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson by Alex Gibney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Dr. Thompson's life from his travels with the Hell's Angels to his episodes in politics, focusing on the years 1965 to 1975
Broken English by Zoe Cassavetes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora Wilder is a thirty-something Manhattanite plugging away at her job, but her quest for love consistently results in falling flat on her face. After a series of disastrous first dates, she meets Julien, a quirky Frenchman with an unabashed passion for living. Inevitably, Nora discovers she must look inward before finding a new outlook on life and love
The guys( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 488 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 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sizzling fun and sexy comedy where the magic of first love collides with the challenges of real life. From the moment they meet amid the chaos of college in New York City, Al and Imogen begin a romantic journey where true love often competes with the temptation to stray. As time passes and an outrageous array of friends enter the scene they celebrate all the highs and confront all the lows that greet their passionate affair
Redacted by Brian De Palma( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 299 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 225 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 162 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
Herbie Hancock possibilities by Herbie Hancock( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A leader of musical innovation, Herbie explores the creation of fresh music through collaboration and expansion upon his and others' experiences."--Container
Chocolate Babies( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An underground band of HIV-positive, queer, urban, transvestite, activists of color is making headlines in New York. In an effort to expose political corruption surrounding the AIDS epidemic, these urban guerrillas stage a series of surprise attacks against conservative politicians whom they believe are collecting secret lists of HIV-positive individuals
Three seasons by Tony Bui( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 97 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
Love in the time of money( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 62 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
Strawberry fields( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 62 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 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
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 20 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 19 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 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four working-class friends follow in their respective families' footsteps and become clam diggers in Long Island, New York
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Alternative Names
Jason Kliot Amerikaans filmproducent

Jason Kliot producteur de cinéma américain

Jason Kliot produttore cinematografico statunitense

Джейсон Клиот