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Jim Jarmusch


Moved to New York City at the age of seventeen from Akron, Ohio. Graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in English, class of '75. Without any prior film experience, he was accepted into the Tisch School of the Arts, New York. See full bio »

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28 wins & 42 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Dead Man
Dead Man Director
(1995)
Broken Flowers
Broken Flowers Director
(2005)
Only Lovers Left Alive
(2013)

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Other Works:

Directed the music video for the song "Steady, As She Goes" by The Raconteurs, off their "Broken Boy Soldiers" album (2006). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 3 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

SQÜRL

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I know. It's all so . . . independent. I'm so sick of that word. I reach for my revolver when I hear the word 'quirky.' Or 'edgy.' Those words are now becoming labels that are slapped on products to sell them. Anyone who makes a film that is the film they want to make, and it is not defined by marketing analysis or a commercial enterprise, is independent. My movies are kind of made by hand. ... See more »

Trivia:

Always owns the negatives of his films. See more »

Trademark:

Offscreen distant train whistle See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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