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Born in Chicago in 1943, of a military family, Jost grew up in Georgia, Kansas, Japan, Italy, Germany, and, Virginia. Expelled from college in 1963, He began making 16mm films. He is self-taught. He has made some 20 shorts and 16 feature films, all of which he has conceived, written, photographed, directed, and edited. In 1965 Jost was imprisoned ... See full bio »

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(2015)
Homecoming Director
(2004)
Bell Diamond Director
(1986)
(1993)

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 2015 Blue Strait
 2013/II Coming to Terms
 2012/II Stand (Short)
 2012/III Dissonance (Documentary)
 2012 Far from Afghanistan (Documentary)
 2011 Imagens de uma cidade perdida (Documentary)
 2011 Trinity
 2010 Swimming in Nebraska (Documentary)
 2008 Love in the Shadows (segment director)
 2008 Parable
 2007 Over Here
 2004/III Homecoming
 2002 Oui non (Documentary)
 2001 At Sea (Harbouring Thoughts: Adrift) (Documentary short)
 2000 Muri romani (Documentary)
 2000 Roma - un ritratto improvvisario (Documentary)
 2000 6 Easy Pieces (Documentary)
 1997 London Brief (Documentary)
 1993 Frameup
 1990 Sure Fire
 1986 Bell Diamond
 1983 Slow Moves
 1981 Stagefright
 1980 Godard 1980 (Short documentary)
 1978 Chameleon
 1977 Angel City
 1970 Canyon (Short)
 1964 City (Documentary short)
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Often makes films set in the back country of the American West. Of his 20+ features, five have been shot in Oregon, five in California, four in Montana, two in Nebraska, and one in Utah. See more »

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