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WIN: Jim Jarmusch’s PATERSON on DVD

Simon Skinner - 3 years ago
Competition is now closed

Our chums over at Soda Pictures have kindly given us a handful of DVD copies of Jim Jarmusch’s brilliant new film, Paterson, to give away

Written and directed by Jim JarmuschPaterson has now been released on DVD and Blu-ray. Starring Adam Driver [Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Girls]and Golshifteh Farahani [About Elly]), the film tells the story of Paterson, a bus driver by day and poet by night living in the New Jersey city of the same name. He’s a poet, recording his daily observations and thoughts into a notebook. Paterson thrives on routine: he drives his bus route, he goes home for dinner with his wife Laura (Golshifteh Farahani, About Elly), he walks his dog, he visits his local bar for one beer. By contrast, Laura’s world is ever-changing, with new project and ideas striking her daily. The film quietly observes the triumphs and defeats of daily life, along with the poetry evident in its smallest details Jim Jarmusch is among the most precious filmmakers of our time. At his best, [as he is in this film] he conjures an entire world of his own imagination. He does so with his wry and damped-down tone, his worn-in sense of design, the sparkle of his dialogue, and the precision of his documentary-rooted observations.

This, critically acclaimed film, Paterson, is one to savour and to get your hands on your very own copy, simply sign up to the PhotoBite newsletter here. Don’t worry though, we won’t bombard you with spammy emails; just the odd update to keep you posted on developments, [like new competitions and events]. This competition will close on Friday 26th May, so there’s plenty of time to sign up!

★★★★ “Jim Jarmusch’s new film is a delight” The Guardian
★★★★★ “A treasure for years to come” The Daily Telegraph
★★★★ “Adam Driver delivers one of the year’s greatest performances” The Independent
★★★★ Empire
★★★★★ Little White Lies
★★★★ Total Film
★★★★★ PhotoBite

Don’t take our word for it, watch the trailer for Paterson below:

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Simon Skinner

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Having spent many years working in various pockets of the music industry, and always with a camera in hand, Simon has worked with organisations such as Warner/Chappell, Food Records and ultimately, co-founding the innovative independent record label, Izumi Records before moving fully into the world of publishing in 2007. Amongst numerous other projects in the last decade, he has been responsible for a number of specialist photo trade magazines and journals for the filmmaking and photography communities, along with a coffee table book entitled, "Great Britons of Photography' which he produced with Peter Dench and Leica. Now heading up PhotoBite, Simon and the team have set themselves a task of delivering informative and inspirational content for photographers of all levels, from the beginner, shooting with smartphones, to the seasoned photographer and filmmaker.