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Film Fest Gent - Down by law
Archived: Down by law - Down by law (1986)

director: Jim Jarmusch

composer: John Lurie
With: Tom Waits, John Lurie, Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Ellen Barkin, a.o.

Film Fest Gent - Down by law

The story of three different men in a Louisiana prison and their eventual journey.


director: Jim Jarmusch
composer: John Lurie
producer: Alan Kleinberg

production company: Black Snake

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Country: USA
year: 1986


JIM JARMUSCH (1953): Permanent Vacation (1980), Stranger Than Paradise (1983, short), Stranger Than Paradise (1984), Coffee and Cigarettes (1986, short), Down by Law (1986), Talking Heads: Storytelling Giant (1988, video), Coffee and Cigarettes II (1989, short), Mystery Train (1989), Night on Earth (1991), Coffee and Cigarettes III (1993, short), Dead Man (1995), Year of the Horse (1997), Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999), Ten Minutes Older: The Trumpet (2002), Coffee and Cigarettes (2003), Broken Flowers (2005), The Limits of Control (2009), Only Lovers Left Alive (2013), Paterson (2016), Gimme Danger (2016).

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Other festival films by director Jim Jarmusch

2019:The Dead Don't Die
1999:Ghost dog : way of the samurai
1987:Coffee and cigarettes
1984:Stranger than paradise
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