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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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Today’s topic: Jim Jarmusch and his slow reality. When you think about ‘cool’, what comes to mind? For me, Jim Jarmusch. The grey haired sixty year old director, who enjoys smoking cigarettes, wearing sunglasses and making movies about people and their place in the world. 1,266 more words


VOD Log: Making a Murderer

Making a Murderer on Netflix is a magnificently compelling, gut-wrenching, and heartbreaking series.

SPOILER ALERT!!  Spoilers follow:

Assuming the facts presented in the series are accurate and more or less complete, a logical individual would have to conclude that there is  238 more words


The Puffy Chair (2005) - Jay Duplass and Mark Duplass

An excellent ‘road trip’ comedy that is very sensitive about gender and relationships, in carefully developed characters and with well-developed scenarios that draw impressive natural acting performances. 49 more words


A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)

 A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, a 2014 film written and directed by  Ana Lily Amirpour and starring  Sheila Vand, Arash Marandi and Marshall Manesh… 548 more words