A Week of Waits

One of relatively few musicians with a credible acting career, Tom Waits has amassed an impressive filmography as a character actor. With new roles for David Lowry and The Coen Brothers, and as a taster for HOME’s forthcoming season looking at the relationship between pop stars and cinema we present three Waits classics.


Previously in this season

Seven Psychopaths

Marty is a wannabe screenwriter suffering from writer’s block. When his two pooch-napping friends Billy and Hans turn up at his door with a stolen…

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Rumble Fish

In this deeply personal tale of estrangement and reconciliation between two rebellious brothers, Francis Ford Coppola gives mythic dimensions to intimate, painful emotions.

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Down By Law

One of Jarmusch’s most beloved portraits of loners and misfits within the American landscape, Down By Law is described by its director as a “neo-Beat…

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