JASPER JONES – Feature Film

About the Film

JASPER JONES is a coming-of-age story set in 1965, about teenagers Charlie Bucktin and the town outcast Jasper Jones, who become entangled in a murder mystery.

JASPER JONES is produced by David Jowsey (TOOMELAH, MYSTERY ROAD, MAD BASTARDS, SATELLITE BOY), Vincent Sheehan (THE HUNTER, LITTLE FISH, ANIMAL KINGDOM), with a script by Shaun Grant (SNOWTOWN) and was directed by Rachel Perkins (BRAN NUE DAE, REDFERN NOW, MABO).

The award-winning novel by Fremantle writer Craig Silvey has sold over 180,000 copies in Australia and is published in 15 countries. JASPER JONES was recently adapted into a WA stage production.