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Where the Wild Things Are

Doha Film Institute Pop-Up Cinema

/ Feature Narrative / United States of America / 2009 / Colour
In English / Arabic, English subtitles
Rated: Parental guidance is advised. Some material may be inappropriate for young children.

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Maurice Sendak's classic book ‘Where the Wild Things Are’ comes to the big screen in an adventure tale for every generation. Directed by innovative filmmaker Spike Jonze, ‘Where the Wild Things Are’ follows the adventure of Max, a mischievous young boy who is sent to his room after rebelling against his mother. However, Max's imagination is free to roam, and it soon transports him to a thriving forest bordering a vast sea. Delighted, Max sets sail for the land of the Wild Things, where mischief reigns and Max rules.