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Cannes announces official selection for its cancelled 2020 edition

By Charles Bramesco

Steve McQueen, Wes Anderson and Im Sang-soo were all set to compete at this year’s festival.

Watch the first trailer for Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch

By Charles Bramesco

The story of a French newspaper's post-WWII operation goes heavy on whimsy.

The French Dispatch sounds like Wes Anderson’s biggest movie yet

By Charles Bramesco

It’s not four-hours long, but the director’s latest is shaping up to be something major.

Wes Anderson and Juman Malouf have curated an exhibition in Milan

By Adam Woodward

The filmmaker and illustrator will present 537 artworks and objects at the Fondazione Prada.

Everything we know about Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch

By Charles Bramesco

Timothée Chalamet, Elisabeth Moss and Christoph Waltz are all entering the Wes-verse.

Hearing Wes Anderson – A Lesson in Sound Design

By Luís Azevedo

How the director uses sound to immerse the audience in his unique cinematic world.

An illustrated zine dives into the world of Wes Anderson

By Ritupriya Basu

UK-based illustrator Manjit Thapp has created an evocative tribute to the filmmaker’s most iconic scenes.

Henry Winkler cast in Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch

By Adam Woodward

The Happy Days and Arrested Development actor will star alongside Bill Murray and Tilda Swinton.

The 30 best films of 2018

By Little White Lies

Our annual countdown of the movies that made the biggest impression on us this year, from Hereditary to The House That Jack Built.

Watch a clip from the making of Wes Anderson’s Rushmore

By Adam Woodward

See a young Wes, Jason Schwartzman and Bill Murray in Eric Chase Anderson’s ‘Making of Rushmore’.

How subtitles change the way we watch movies

By Joel Blackledge

Regardless of how filmmakers like Wes Anderson use translation, the boundaries between languages are not as fixed as they seem.

“It was the best time of my life” – Jason Schwartzman on Rushmore at 20

By Simon Bland

The actor recalls how a chance encounter with Wes Anderson launched his career.

Designing Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs

By Erica Dorn

Lead graphic designer Erica Dorn describes how she helped bring the director’s future Japan to life.

Isle of Dogs

By Hannah Woodhead

A humongous creative undertaking and a simple love of dogs combine for the most staggering achievement of Wes Anderson’s career.

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Why do dogs die in Wes Anderson movies?

By Luís Azevedo

A new video essay by Luís Azevedo explores this curious canine conundrum.

Wes Anderson: ‘I wanted language to play a role without it becoming an obstacle’

By Sophie Monks Kaufman

The US writer/director takes us inside his spellbinding stop-motion opus Isle of Dogs.

An Isle of Dogs ramen bar is coming to London

By Hannah Woodhead

Wes Anderson’s new film is getting its very own food-themed pop-up exhibition.

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