Truth and Movies

Watch Wes Anderson’s charming Christmas advert for H&M

A small, perfectly-formed Christmas bauble is delivered by express train care of American director Wes Anderson. This delightful miniature made for the clothing brand H&M sees the maker of Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums and The Grand Budapest Hotel flexing his commercial muscles to filter his unique style into a compelling sales pitch.

He ushers in some of his celebrity pals, including Adrien Brody, and sends them on a snow-swept train journey which, at one point, transforms a the corridor of a sleeper car into an ad hoc catwalk. For those counting the days until Anderson’s forthcoming animated feature, known only as a “dog-based” story, this should very much ease the pain. Even making adverts, his minutely choreographed tracking shots are still to die for.

Published 28 Nov 2016

Tags: Wes Anderson

Most Popular

Suggested For You

Bill Murray is playing a dog in Wes Anderson’s next film

By Little White Lies

The longtime collaborators will team up on a stop-motion animation in the vein of Fantastic Mr Fox.

The films of Wes Anderson – ranked

By Little White Lies

From Bottle Rocket to The Grand Budapest Hotel, we rank the American director’s nine features.

Wes Anderson: ‘I don’t think Zubrovka people would speak like Jeff Goldblum’

By David Jenkins

The inimitable writer/director throws open the doors to The Grand Budapest Hotel.

Little White Lies Logo

About Little White Lies

Little White Lies was established in 2005 as a bi-monthly print magazine committed to championing great movies and the talented people who make them. Combining cutting-edge design, illustration and journalism, we’ve been described as being “at the vanguard of the independent publishing movement.” Our reviews feature a unique tripartite ranking system that captures the different aspects of the movie-going experience. We believe in Truth & Movies.

Editorial

Design