An anthology film composed of a series of 11 short vignettes, with a common theme of cigarettes and coffee. At times amusing, at times a bit more dramatic, the films showcase the directorial qualities of Jim Jarmusch, as well as the superb acting skills of the varied, ensemble cast.
The cast includes seasoned actors, as well as various musicians.
Filmed in black and white, a choice thematically linked to the plot of the short films.
A must-watch piece of American Independent Cinema from one of the movement’s greatest artists, Jim Jarmusch.
Coffee and Cigarettes Cast: Roberto Benigni, Steven Wright, Joie Lee, Cinqué Lee, Steve Buscemi, Iggy Pop, Tom Waits, Joseph Rigano, Vinny Vella, Renée French, Alex Descas, Isaach De Bankolé, Cate Blanchett, Meg White, Jack White, Alfred Molina, Steve Coogan, RZA, GZA, Wu-Tang Clan, Bill Murray, William Rice, Taylor Mead