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Wes Anderson's FILM FAVS

by CinemaHouse Productions
Storybook motifs, melancholia mixed with comedy, mise-en-scenic structure, unlikely friendships and relationships, dysfunctional families, awkwardness, uniquely styled color palettes, fantastic worlds, deadpan humor, nostalgia, symmetrical framework, child-like (the essence of childhood and seeing a child’s perspective), a story within a story within a story are the words to describe the works of Wes Anderson…but where did his inspiration with the cinema come from? I think when you see these films you’ll definitely see where the ideas for his films came from particularly from the works of Hal Ashby, Stanley Kubrick, Francois Truffaut…and… Read more

Storybook motifs, melancholia mixed with comedy, mise-en-scenic structure, unlikely friendships and relationships, dysfunctional families, awkwardness, uniquely styled color palettes, fantastic worlds, deadpan humor, nostalgia, symmetrical framework, child-like (the essence of childhood and seeing a child’s perspective), a story within a story within a story are the words to describe the works of Wes Anderson…but where did his inspiration with the cinema come from? I think when you see these films you’ll definitely see where the ideas for his films came from particularly from the works of Hal Ashby, Stanley Kubrick, Francois Truffaut…and Charlie Brown? One thing is for sure, Wes knows his movies.

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