118 minutes, DCP
Directed by Jim Jarmusch
With Adam Driver, Golshifteh Farahani, and Rizwan ManjiPaterson (Adam Driver) is a hardworking bus driver in Paterson, New Jersey, who follows the same routine every day. He observes the city and listens to fragments of conversations while picking up and dropping off his passengers. Paterson also writes heartfelt poems in a notebook, walks his dog and drinks one beer in a bar after his shift is over. Waiting for him at home is Laura (Golshifteh Farahani), his beloved wife who champions his gift for writing.
Co-presented by the Higgins Labor Program