A video essay exploring the settings and their consequent effects on character development in a handful of Wes Anderson films, including; The Darjeeling Limited, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, The Royal Tenenbaums, and Moonrise Kingdom.
The word “twee” defines something that is sweet, cute, or excessively quaint, pretty, and sentimental. It’s also a word often used to describe the films of Wes Anderson — and occasionally the bow tie-wearing director himself. 838 more words
Note: I’m on vacation this week, so I’ll be republishing a few of my favorite posts from earlier in this blog’s run. This post originally appeared, in a slightly different form, on January 21, 2014.903 more words