• John Lurie | Walk this way

    Do you know a film called “Stranger than Paradise” (1984, directed by Jim Jarmusch) which gained attention with its offbeat image and music in the early 1980s? John Lurie (born in 1952, in USA) who holds an exhibition this time at WATARI-UM, played a leading role in this movie. He appears in the film as a dull, but somewhat a cool guy earning his living by gambling in New York. The whole black-and-white movie showed in a bland tone, real faces of the young people in New York when they were excited over the “I LOVE NEW YORK” campaign. John Lurie was also in charge of music in the film