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Garth Jennings

Garth Jennings was born in 1972 in Epping, Essex, England. He is a director and actor, known for The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005), Son of Rambow (2007) and Sing (2016). See full bio »

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Known For

Son of Rambow
Son of Rambow Director
Sing Director
Aron Director


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 2016 Sing
 2008 Aron (Video short)
 2007 Son of Rambow
 2003 The Best of R.E.M.: In View 1988-2003 (Video documentary) (video "Imitation of Life")
 2002 Pulp Anthology (Video)
 2001 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 May 2001 (2001) ... (music video "Imitation of Life")
 2000 The Best of Blur (Video) (video "Coffee and TV")
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Other Works:

Directed Marcy Playground's music video for "Saint Joe on the Schoolbus" (Capitol Records). (Hammer & Tongs). See more »

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'Son of Rambow' is partly based on Garth's childhood experiences of film making with a camcorder. In one scene he had to show a shed on fire. To do this he waved a piece of burning paper in front of the lens and he can be heard saying "This is brilliant. brilliant". See more »

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