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Films By Jonathan Demme

CITIZEN'S BAND (Jonathan Demme, 1977)
Spider (played by Paul Le Mat, the main ... hot-rodder from American Graffiti), drives a blue and white 1957 limited edition Chevrolet Nomad station wagon. He is hooked on CB, and spends a lot of tim… Read more

HAITI - DREAMS OF DEMOCRACY (Jonathan Demme, Jo Menell, 1987)
The seemingly spontaneous boycott of the sham elections held in February in Haiti makes a lot more sense after one has seen Jonathan Demme's documentary on Haitian street life in the post-Duvalier er… Read more

LAST EMBRACE (Jonathan Demme, 1979)
Last Embrace is another young director's homage to Alfred Hitchcock and it contains along its way, some quite explicit references to Vertigo, Psycho and North by Northwest, as well as one of the most… Read more

SWIMMING TO CAMBODIA (Jonathan Demme, 1986)
The inventor of his own medium, Spalding Gray combines journalism, theatre, fiction and comedy into his solo performances Onstage he sits hchind a desk equipped with only a glass of water, two maps a… Read more

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