Rewatched Feb 12, 2012
"It is a play about dating, not just about death. Its about everything, dating, birth, death, life, family, all that."
It seems stupid to even try to try to give an interpretation of this film, as every single person will and should interpret it differently. The film is meant to be seen in a unique, individual, and personal way.
Gun to the head, the simplest way to describe the movie is through use of the quote above. Synecdoche, New York is a film about everything.