Jim Jarmusch (by Sara Driver).jpgJim Jarmusch struck a multi-year, first-look deal today with Fortissimo Films, the first deal of its kind the company has made with any individual filmmaker. Fortissimo will fund Jarmusch's films and provide overhead monies towards his production company, Exoskeleton. The international firm handled sales on Coffee and Cigarettes, Jarmusch's episodic ode to conversation, and currently manage the New York-based director's library. Jarmusch is in Cannes premiering his latest, Broken Flowers, in competition; that film, which stars Bill Murray and Sharon Stone, will be distributed by Focus Features.
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