In form, the stories range from impressionistic to fairly linear.
The entire film consists of archival materials edited together into an impressionistic portrait of Nixon and his closest aides.
A pack of planets transits your impressionistic sector, where transcending the material or ordinary becomes the focus.
as a style of painting aiming to represent overall impressions rather than exact details, first attested in English 1876 (adjective and noun), coined in French 1874 by French critic Louis Leroy ("école impressionniste") in a disparaging reference to Monet's sunset painting "Impression, Soleil Levant." Later extended to other arts.