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Paterson (Jim Jarmusch, USA 2016)

“‘I breathe poetry’ … the movie is about: the conviction that if you can live at least part of your life breathing poetry (and that poetry is not necessarily a verbal thing), you can make your life more worthwhile.” 41 more words



‘Paterson’: Driver takes control of city bus, lets Jarmusch’s hipster haven have its way

By Tom Meek
Thursday, January 19, 2017

There’s a quirky poetic flow to “Paterson” as in nearly every Jim Jarmusch film, seeping outward in languorous yet artful movements, and while “Paterson” is tightly coddled, it’s also one of the director’s more earthy and accessible efforts – something akin to the universality of a Frost poem, possessing the ability to sate on many levels while appealing to a diverse audience. 724 more words


Paterson: A Review

I saw a film last night at the Midtown Art Cinema in Atlanta, and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it. Paterson is Jim Jarmusch’s latest work about a bus driver/poet named Paterson who lives in Paterson, NJ. 871 more words


A comic inspired by the film ‘Paterson’ directed by Jim Jarmusch.
Words and Illustrations by Mark Renney


Paterson (Jarmusch. 2016)

A humble, gentle, quietly brilliant film, Jim Jarmusch’s crowd-pleaser at Cannes is an ambling, whimsical ode to blue collar America, poetry and the unassuming beauty of everyday life. 372 more words

Cannes Day 6: Jarmusch's 'Paterson' is a poetic ode to simple folks

Jim Jarmusch, who has been to Cannes many times, just might have reached the apex of his career with the simple but moving “Paterson.”

It’s a poem with seven stanzas, taking us through the days of the week of a gentle bus driver named Paterson (Adam Driver) and his eccentric wife Laura (Golshifteh Farahani), who live in Paterson, N.J. 319 more words

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