|Archetypal American “independent” film auteur. His films are hip, smart, slow, bittersweet, and always interesting (too arty and shallow for some). |
Down by law (1986)
(with Tom Waits, Roberto Benigni)
Part nightmare and part fairy tale; an italian tourist (Roberto Benigni!) and 2 other haples men end up in prison, then escape... Slow and hilarious.
Dead Man (1995)
“Western”; a young man going west (both metaphorically and literally)!
Night on Earth (1991)
A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities: Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Rome, Helsinki.