Karyn Kusama

Karyn Kusama wrote and directed her first feature film, Girlfight, which won the Director’s Prize and shared the Grand Jury Prize at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival. She followed it up with the 2004 sci-fi film Aeon Flux and the 2009 cult comedy-horror Jennifer’s Body, and won huge acclaim for her 2015 psychological drama The Invitation. Her latest film, the L.A.-set thriller Destroyer starring Nicole Kidman, is out December 25 through Annapurna Pictures. Karyn is also an in-demand TV director where she has brought her obsessive eye for detail to shows like Halt and Catch Fire, The Man in the High Castle and Billions. She lives in Los Angeles.

Talks

Jason Reitman (Up in the Air) Talks with Karyn Kusama (The Invitation) for The Talkhouse Film Podcast

By Jason Reitman | May 6, 2016

Jason Reitman (Up in the Air) Talks with Karyn Kusama (The Invitation) for The Talkhouse Film Podcast

The two friends and sometime collaborators discuss Kusama's new movie, trailers, test screening, cinema in the golden age of TV, parenthood, and more.