Paterson

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Paterson is a bus driver in the city of Paterson, New Jersey—they share the name. Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route, observing the city as it drifts across his windshield and overhearing fragments of... read more
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Paterson is a bus driver in the city of Paterson, New Jersey—they share the name. Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route, observing the city as it drifts across his windshield and overhearing fragments of conversation swirling around him he writes poetry into a notebook he walks his dog he stops in a bar and drinks exactly one beer he goes home to his wife, Laura. By contrast, Laura’s world is ever changing. New dreams come to her almost daily, each a different and inspired project. Paterson loves Laura and she loves him. He supports her newfound ambitions she champions his gift for poetry. The film quietly observes the triumphs and defeats of daily life, along with the poetry evident in its smallest details.

Original Release

11/17/2016

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Cast

Adam Driver Paterson
Golshifteh Farahani Laura
Helen-Jean Arthur Older Woman 1
Owen Asztalos Small Boy 1
Kacey Cockett Woman in Red
Luis Da Silva Jr. Blood in Convertible
Kara Hayward Female Student
Sterling Jerins Young Poet
Jared Gilman Male Student
Chasten Harmon Marie
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jim Jarmusch

Writers

Jim Jarmusch, William Carlos Williams, Ron Padgett

Cast

Producers

Daniel Baur Executive Producer
Ron Bozman Executive Producer
Jean Labadie Executive Producer
Oliver Simon Executive Producer
Joshua Astrachan Producer
Carter Logan Producer
Daniel Baur Producer
Ron Bozman Producer
Jean Labadie Producer
Oliver Simon Producer

Editors

Affonso Gonçalves

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