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(TV Series) (executive producer - 30 episodes)
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(producer - uncredited)
Directed a commercial for Parisiennes cigarettes.
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Roderick Jaynes | Joel
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[upon winning the Oscar for Best Director for No Country for Old Men
(2007)] In the late '60s, when [brother Ethan Coen
] was 11 or 12, he got a suit and a briefcase and we went to the Minneapolis International Airport with a Super 8 camera and made a movie about shuttle diplomacy called "Henry Kissinger, Man on the Go". And, honestly, what we do now doesn't feel much different from what we were ...
The first Coen brothers film where both he and brother Ethan Coen
are given directing and producing credits was The Ladykillers
(2004). They have shared these duties on all of their films, but Joel has always been listed as director and Ethan as producer.
His protagonists are often ordinary people who find themselves caught up in extraordinary situations