Like Ferris Bueller and The Lorax, in these desperate times, Wes Anderson is not above gettin' paid to get you in a brand new car or truck. The distinctive auteur recently directed two new spots for Hyundai, and during last night's Oscars, jumbled amid romantic french fry commercials and the the little turd asking his phone robot to call him "Rock God," the ads debuted. They are acceptably Wes Anderson-y, if not more so.
Come on, though. We all know Wes Anderson would drive a 1960s European car, and it would be covered in corduroy.
The unnatural, divisive compositions of Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola meet the similarly-unnatural, divisive composition of polyamory in some new short films the directors have put together for Prada's Candy perfume. Watch the first episode and some clips of the brand's future... / Continue →
What a busy little twee Wes Anderson has been lately. Though he hasn't premiered a new film since 2009, he soon will with Moonrise Kingdom in May, and last month an ad he directed for Hyundai made the Oscars telecast slightly more bearable/symmetrical. And now, since he's got t... / Continue →
To the fury of Francis Ford Coppola Winery, Roman Coppola and Wes Anderson--who has some experience slyly promoting alcohol--were hired to direct a little commercial for Stella Artois, and they made something filled with all the preciousness, careful staging, and symmetry you'd... / Continue →