Variety reports that Spike Jonze has picked up the rights to Shane Jones‘ first novel Light Boxes and that music video and short film director Ray Tintori will direct. (In the headline I make the assumption that Jonze is producing, but that may not turn out to be the case; the trade doesn’t specify.) Tintori has proven himself to be a director of odd and occasionally uncomfortable visions, and his sensibilities should mesh well with those of Jonze. The novel is about at town stuck in a one thousand day winter, and how the townspeople do battle with a powerful personification of February. See some of the young director’s work after the break. Read More »