In anticipation of The Limits of Control: Video Essay on Jim Jamusch's last film

I haven't yet mentioned here that I've begun producing a series of video essays titled "REWATCH" for Film In Focus.  As Jim Jarmusch's new film The Limits of Control premieres tomorrow, I thought I'd embed the first video essay I produced for REWATCH, on Jarmusch's Broken Flowers, starring Bill Murray, Sharon Stone, Jessica Lange and Tilda Swinton.  I enjoyed producing this as it made me think about cinematic depictions of flirtation, something the film does rather strikingly (in fact one could even say that the film itself is one big flirtatious tease on the audience). Commentary by Jessica Winter:

Stay tuned as the second installment of the series, dealing with Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (one of my favorite films this decade) drops in the next week or so...