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Author Seitz, Matt Zoller, author.

Title The Wes Anderson Collection [electronic resource] : The Grand Budapest Hotel / Matt Zoller Seitz.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Abrams / Vearsa Limited, [2015]
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Summary This companion to the New York Times bestselling book The Wes Anderson Collection takes readers behind the scenes of the Oscar®-winning film The Grand Budapest Hotel with a series of interviews between writer/director Wes Anderson and movie/television critic Matt Zoller Seitz. Learn all about the film's conception, hear personal anecdotes from the set, and explore the wide variety of sources that inspired the screenplay and imagery -- from author Stefan Zweig to filmmaker Ernst Lubitsch to photochrom landscapes of turn-of-the-century Middle Europe. Also inside are interviews with costume designer Milena Canonero, composer Alexandre Desplat, lead actor Ralph Fiennes, production designer Adam Stockhausen, and cinematographer Robert Yeoman; essays by film critics Ali Arikan and Steven Boone, film theorist and historian David Bordwell, music critic Olivia Collette, and style and costume consultant Christopher Laverty; and an introduction by playwright Anne Washburn. Previously unpublished production photos, artwork, and ephemera illustrate each essay and interview. The Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel stays true to Seitz's previous book on Anderson's first seven feature films, The Wes Anderson Collection , with an artful, meticulous design and playful, original illustrations that capture the spirit of Anderson's inimitable aesthetic. Together, they offer a complete overview of Anderson's filmography to date. Praise for the film, The Grand Budapest Hotel : Four Academy Awards®, including Costume Design, Music - Original Score, and Production Design; Nine Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Directing, and Writing - Original Screenplay; Best Film - Musical or Comedy, Golden Globe Awards; Best Original Screenplay, BAFTA, WGA, NYFCC, and LAFCA Awards Praise for the book, The Wes Anderson Collection : " The Wes Anderson Collection comes as close as a book can to reading like a Wes Anderson film. The design is meticulously crafted, with gorgeous full-page photos and touches . ." -- Eric Thurm, The A.V. Club Also available from Matt Zoller Seitz: Mad Men Carousel, The Oliver Stone Experience, The Wes Anderson Collection: Bad Dads , and The Wes Anderson Collection.
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Subject Grand Budapest Hotel (Motion picture)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Anderson, Wes, 1969- interviewee.
Washburn, Anne (Anne Elizabeth), writer of introduction.
Laverty, Christopher, author.
Collette, Olivia, author.
Boone, Steven, author.
Bordwell, David, author.
Arikan, Ali Ufuk, 1989- author.
Yeoman, Robert D., 1951- interviewee.
Stockhausen, Adam, interviewee.
Desplat, Andre, interviewee.
Canonero, Milena, interviewee.
Fiennes, Ralph, interviewee.
ISBN 9781613128770 (epub)
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