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Filmmaker Jim Jarmusch is More Interested in Character than Plot

Jarmusch is a rare, young director whose independent films are widely distributed, including his first feature, Permanent Vacation, and the Camera d'Or-winning Stranger than Paradise. His latest film, called Mystery Train. is now out on home video.

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Other segments from the episode on December 3, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 3, 1990: Interview with Jim Jarmusch; Review of the CD box set "Jelly Roll Morton: The Complete Victor Recordings"; Interview with Robert Cray; Review of the…

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