Stranger Than Paradise
This film tells a fragments story about America seen by foreigners. It’s a film about exil ( from one’s own country, from oneself) and about relationships missed.
He discovered Antonioni, Mizoguchi, Ozu etc thanks to the French Film Institute. He graduated at the New York University. His student film Permanent Vacationwas shown in many festivals. In 1984, he won the Caméra d’or with Stranger Than Paradise, shown at The Directors’ Fortnight.