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The Wes Anderson Collection

posted by Nell Minow

Critic Matt Zoller Seitz’s new book,¬†The Wes Anderson Collection, is designed (in the most literal use of that term) to delight even the most devoted fans of this most singular of film-makers. ¬†Seitz interviews the writer-director of “Moonrise Kingdom,” “Rushmore,” “The Darjeeling Limited,” “Fantastic Mr. Fox,” and more distinctively intricate, quirky, richly detailed films and presents for the first time many drawings and behind-the scenes insights, in a book that is as meticulously assembled, creative, and enthrallingly gorgeous as the the movies themselves. It is a fitting tribute in style and substance to Anderson, his movies, and his fans. ¬†Rogerebert.com has a splendid video version.

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