Harmony Korine

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Harmony Korine (born January 4, 1973) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and author. He is best known for writing Kids and for directing Gummo, Julien Donkey-Boy and Mister Lonely. He has been a prominent figure in independent film, music and art throughout the past decade. His film Trash Humpers premiered at Toronto International Film Festival and won the main prize, the DOX Award, at CPH:DOX in November 2009. Description above from the Wikipedia article Harmony Korine, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Good Will Hunting (1997)

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Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau, who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. When Will is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Robin Williams  •  Ben Affleck  •  Stellan Skarsgård

Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau, who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. When Will is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Robin Williams  •  Ben Affleck  •  Stellan Skarsgård

Spring Breakers (2013)

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After four college girls rob a restaurant to fund their spring break in Florida, they get entangled with a weird dude with his own criminal agenda.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  James Franco  •  Selena Gomez  •  Vanessa Hudgens  •  Ashley Benson

After four college girls rob a restaurant to fund their spring break in Florida, they get entangled with a weird dude with his own criminal agenda.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  James Franco  •  Selena Gomez  •  Vanessa Hudgens  •  Ashley Benson

Kids (1995)

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A day in the life of a group of teens as they travel around New York City skating, drinking, smoking and deflowering virgins.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Clark
CAST:  Leo Fitzpatrick  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Rosario Dawson  •  Justin Pierce

A day in the life of a group of teens as they travel around New York City skating, drinking, smoking and deflowering virgins.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Clark
CAST:  Leo Fitzpatrick  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Rosario Dawson  •  Justin Pierce

Last Days (2005)

The life and struggles of a notorious rock musician seeping into a pit of loneliness whose everyday life involves friends and family seeking financial aid and favors, inspired by rock music legend Kurt Cobain and his final hours.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Michael Pitt  •  Lukas Haas  •  Asia Argento  •  Scott Patrick Green

The life and struggles of a notorious rock musician seeping into a pit of loneliness whose everyday life involves friends and family seeking financial aid and favors, inspired by rock music legend Kurt Cobain and his final hours.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Michael Pitt  •  Lukas Haas  •  Asia Argento  •  Scott Patrick Green

Julien Donkey-Boy (1999)

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Undiagnosed, untreated and generally untethered schizophrenic Julien lives with his pregnant younger sister Pearl, would-be wrestler brother Chris, sympathetic grandmother, and severely depressed German father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Ewen Bremner  •  Brian Fisk  •  Werner Herzog  •  Chloë Sevigny

Undiagnosed, untreated and generally untethered schizophrenic Julien lives with his pregnant younger sister Pearl, would-be wrestler brother Chris, sympathetic grandmother, and severely depressed German father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Ewen Bremner  •  Brian Fisk  •  Werner Herzog  •  Chloë Sevigny

Gummo (1997)

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Solomon and Tummler are two teenagers killing time in Xenia, Ohio, a small town that has never recovered from the tornado that ravaged the community in the 1970s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Jacob Sewell  •  Jacob Reynolds  •  Nick Sutton  •  Darby Dougherty

Solomon and Tummler are two teenagers killing time in Xenia, Ohio, a small town that has never recovered from the tornado that ravaged the community in the 1970s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Jacob Sewell  •  Jacob Reynolds  •  Nick Sutton  •  Darby Dougherty

The Advocate for Fagdom (2011)

The Advocate for Fagdom unites the puzzle pieces one by one. Testimonies are combined with rare archive images. Art galeries present movie extracts that are succeeded by images shot on location. And the other way round. Writers, film makers, art galeries owners, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Angélique Bosio
CAST:  Bruce LaBruce  •  Harmony Korine  •  Glenn Belverio  •  Richard Kern

The Advocate for Fagdom unites the puzzle pieces one by one. Testimonies are combined with rare archive images. Art galeries present movie extracts that are succeeded by images shot on location. And the other way round. Writers, film makers, art galeries owners, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Angélique Bosio
CAST:  Bruce LaBruce  •  Harmony Korine  •  Glenn Belverio  •  Richard Kern

Mr. X (2014)

The image of a mysterious, solitary filmmaker - a cineaste maudit - who flees from both the media and the public, is unrelentingly bound to the figure of Leos Carax, in France. Elsewhere, the real focus is on his films and he is considered to be an icon of world ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tessa Louise-Salomé
CAST:  Kylie Minogue  •  Denis Lavant  •  Harmony Korine  •  Leos Carax

The image of a mysterious, solitary filmmaker - a cineaste maudit - who flees from both the media and the public, is unrelentingly bound to the figure of Leos Carax, in France. Elsewhere, the real focus is on his films and he is considered to be an icon of world ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tessa Louise-Salomé
CAST:  Kylie Minogue  •  Denis Lavant  •  Harmony Korine  •  Leos Carax

Manglehorn (2015)

AJ Manglehorn is an aging, ordinary guy in a small town. He nurses his sick cat, squeezes out a conversation with the local bank teller every Friday, and eats at the same place every day. But there is more to Manglehorn than meets the eye: he’s an ex-con who, 40 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Gordon Green
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Chris Messina  •  Holly Hunter  •  Harmony Korine

AJ Manglehorn is an aging, ordinary guy in a small town. He nurses his sick cat, squeezes out a conversation with the local bank teller every Friday, and eats at the same place every day. But there is more to Manglehorn than meets the eye: he’s an ex-con who, 40 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Gordon Green
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Chris Messina  •  Holly Hunter  •  Harmony Korine

The Fourth Dimension (2012)

Created under a “manifesto” whose directives would make Lars von Trier shudder, this three-part film might look on paper like an exercise in forced hipness. Fortunately, its directors – Harmony Korine (USA), Alexsei Fedorchenko (Russia) and Jan Kwiecinski (Poland) ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine  •  Aleksey Fedorchenko  •  Jan Kwiecinski
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Rachel Korine  •  Igor Sergeev  •  Darya Ekamasova

Created under a “manifesto” whose directives would make Lars von Trier shudder, this three-part film might look on paper like an exercise in forced hipness. Fortunately, its directors – Harmony Korine (USA), Alexsei Fedorchenko (Russia) and Jan Kwiecinski (Poland) ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine  •  Aleksey Fedorchenko  •  Jan Kwiecinski
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Rachel Korine  •  Igor Sergeev  •  Darya Ekamasova

Umshini Wam (Bring Me My Machine Gun) (2011)

Big dreams, big blunts, big rims, and big guns. It's time to get gangsta gangsta. Ninja and Yo Landi are wheelchair-bound lovers and real gangstas. They live in the outskirts of civilization, they shoot guns for fun, smoke massive joints, and sleep in the woods. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Clayton Bezuidenhout  •  Hector Bezuidenhout  •  Yo-Landi Visser  •  Ninja

Big dreams, big blunts, big rims, and big guns. It's time to get gangsta gangsta. Ninja and Yo Landi are wheelchair-bound lovers and real gangstas. They live in the outskirts of civilization, they shoot guns for fun, smoke massive joints, and sleep in the woods. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Clayton Bezuidenhout  •  Hector Bezuidenhout  •  Yo-Landi Visser  •  Ninja

Snowballs (2011)

Girls dressed as American Indians visit a good old boy for his birthday.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
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Girls dressed as American Indians visit a good old boy for his birthday.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
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42 One Dream Rush (2010)

An omnibus of 42 short films by auteur directors based on Dreams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Rinko Kikuchi  •  David Lynch  •  James Franco  •  Harmony Korine  •  Abel Ferrara  •  Kenneth Anger  •  Asia Argento  •  Jonathan Caouette  •  Leos Carax  •  Gaspar Noé  •  Jonas Mekas  •  Zhang Yuan  •  Taika Waititi  •  Chan Marshall  •  Charles Burnett  •  Mike Figgis  •  Niki Caro  •  Carlos Reygadas  •  Lou Ye  •  Yung Chang  •  Grant Morrison  •  Florian Habicht  •  Floria Sigismondi  •  Brian Butler  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Larry Clark  •  Joe Coleman  •  Chris Graham  •  Michele Civetta  •  Zachary Croitoroo  •  Terence Koh  •  Marcus Griffin  •  Ryan McGinley  •  Rajan Mehta  •  Chris Milk  •  Charlotte Kemp Muhl  •  Dee Poon  •  Matt Pyke  •  Lola Schnabel  •  Mote Sinabel  •  Arden Wohl
CAST:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Paz de la Huerta  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Rinko Kikuchi

An omnibus of 42 short films by auteur directors based on Dreams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Rinko Kikuchi  •  David Lynch  •  James Franco  •  Harmony Korine  •  Abel Ferrara  •  Kenneth Anger  •  Asia Argento  •  Jonathan Caouette  •  Leos Carax  •  Gaspar Noé  •  Jonas Mekas  •  Zhang Yuan  •  Taika Waititi  •  Chan Marshall  •  Charles Burnett  •  Mike Figgis  •  Niki Caro  •  Carlos Reygadas  •  Lou Ye  •  Yung Chang  •  Grant Morrison  •  Florian Habicht  •  Floria Sigismondi  •  Brian Butler  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Larry Clark  •  Joe Coleman  •  Chris Graham  •  Michele Civetta  •  Zachary Croitoroo  •  Terence Koh  •  Marcus Griffin  •  Ryan McGinley  •  Rajan Mehta  •  Chris Milk  •  Charlotte Kemp Muhl  •  Dee Poon  •  Matt Pyke  •  Lola Schnabel  •  Mote Sinabel  •  Arden Wohl
CAST:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Paz de la Huerta  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Rinko Kikuchi

The Lonely (2009)

A documentary portrait of the filmmaker Harmony Korine during the production of his third feature film, Mister Lonely (2007). Shot on location in Scotland, Paris, and Panama, each chapter presents the production process and the causal, day-to-day absurdities of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brent Stewart
CAST:  Werner Herzog  •  Avi Korine  •  Harmony Korine  •  Rachel Korine

A documentary portrait of the filmmaker Harmony Korine during the production of his third feature film, Mister Lonely (2007). Shot on location in Scotland, Paris, and Panama, each chapter presents the production process and the causal, day-to-day absurdities of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brent Stewart
CAST:  Werner Herzog  •  Avi Korine  •  Harmony Korine  •  Rachel Korine

Curb Dance (2011)

A man dances on curbs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Harmony Korine

A man dances on curbs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Harmony Korine

Stoker (2013)

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After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Park Chan-wook
CAST:  Mia Wasikowska  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Matthew Goode

After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Park Chan-wook
CAST:  Mia Wasikowska  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Matthew Goode

The Diary of Anne Frank Part II (1998)

A three-screen collage that serves as a companion piece to Harmony Korine's "Gummo". The same actors are featured, and similar themes are touched upon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
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A three-screen collage that serves as a companion piece to Harmony Korine's "Gummo". The same actors are featured, and similar themes are touched upon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST: 

Until the Light Takes Us (2008)

Chronicles the history, ideology and aesthetic of Norwegian black metal, a musical subculture infamous as much for a series of murders and church arsons as it is for its unique musical and visual aesthetics. This is the first film to truly shed light on a movement ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Audrey Ewell  •  Aaron Aites
CAST:  Varg Vikernes  •  Jan Axel "Hellhammer" Blomberg  •  Øystein Aarseth  •  Per Ohlin

Chronicles the history, ideology and aesthetic of Norwegian black metal, a musical subculture infamous as much for a series of murders and church arsons as it is for its unique musical and visual aesthetics. This is the first film to truly shed light on a movement ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Audrey Ewell  •  Aaron Aites
CAST:  Varg Vikernes  •  Jan Axel "Hellhammer" Blomberg  •  Øystein Aarseth  •  Per Ohlin

Trash Humpers (2009)

Follow a small group of elderly “Peeping Toms” through the shadows and margins of an unfamiliar world. Crudely documented by the participants themselves, we follow the debased and shocking actions of a group of true sociopaths the likes of which have never been ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Rachel Korine  •  Brian Kotzur  •  Travis Nicholson  •  Harmony Korine

Follow a small group of elderly “Peeping Toms” through the shadows and margins of an unfamiliar world. Crudely documented by the participants themselves, we follow the debased and shocking actions of a group of true sociopaths the likes of which have never been ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harmony Korine
CAST:  Rachel Korine  •  Brian Kotzur  •  Travis Nicholson  •  Harmony Korine

Beautiful Losers (2008)

This documentary follows the lives and careers of a collective group of do-it-yourself artists and designers who inadvertently affected the art world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joshua Leonard  •  Aaron Rose
CAST:  Thomas Campbell  •  Shepard Fairey  •  Chris Johanson  •  Margaret Kilgallen

This documentary follows the lives and careers of a collective group of do-it-yourself artists and designers who inadvertently affected the art world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joshua Leonard  •  Aaron Rose
CAST:  Thomas Campbell  •  Shepard Fairey  •  Chris Johanson  •  Margaret Kilgallen
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