STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 74 this week

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 »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and legal
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Jim Jarmusch? Add or change photos

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 people
created 01 Oct 2012
 
a list of 23 people
created 14 Jan 2013
 
a list of 28 people
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 40 people
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 25 people
created 1 week ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jim Jarmusch.

User Polls

26 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (20 credits)
 2002 Ten Minutes Older: The Trumpet (segment "Int. Trailer Night")
 1997 Year of the Horse (Documentary)
 1995 Coffee and Cigarettes III (Short)
 1995 Dead Man
 1990 Red Hot and Blue (TV Movie) (segment "It's All Right With Me")
 1989 Mystery Train
 1989 Coffee and Cigarettes II (Short)
 1986 Coffee and Cigarettes (Short)
 1986 Down by Law
 1983 Stranger Than Paradise (Short)
Show Show Actor (16 credits)
Show Show Writer (16 credits)
Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Editor (4 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (3 credits)
Show Show Composer (3 credits)
Show Show Sound department (3 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (16 credits)
Show Show Self (44 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Provides the voice for Hunter S. Thompson in the audiobook adaptation of Thompson's "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I'm stubborn. I have to fight. The studios want to be your partner in the creative process. That's why I find most of my financing overseas. I don't let the Money give me notes on my scripts. I don't allow the Money on the set. I don't allow the Money in the editing room. These days, even the little independent studios, they act like Hollywood. Some kid is making a movie for $500,000, and they ... See more »

Trivia:

Doesn't allow his movies to be dubbed for foreign movie markets. They are mostly shown with subtitles in other countries. See more »

Trademark:

Salt & pepper hair See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Message Boards

Recent Posts
If your life was a movie, what would the soundtrack be? warholcw
best modern director NiceGuyEddie75
How do you pronounce 'Jarmusch'? DruWinters001
Top 10 Living American Directors wdashton43
Looks like a cross between Nick Cave and The Queen of England taylor-253
What happened to the Vampire movie he was trying to make? Chiscokid88-1
Discuss Jim Jarmusch on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page