'The French Dispatch': The New Film From Wes Anderson Shares First Images and Poster
Filmmaker Wes Anderson is returning with a new film in 2020. The French Dispatch is scheduled for a July 2020 release. It just got its first poster and shared the first still images from the film. Check them out!
Wes Anderson's tenth feature film is this year's The French Dispatch. The film is slated to feature an extensive cast, including Wes Anderson film regulars such as Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, Adrien Brody, Owen Wilson, and Jason Schwartzman.
Timothée Chalamet will also make his first appearance in one of Anderson's films in The French Dispatch.
The French Dispatch's first still images
Wes Anderson and The French Dispatch
Wes Anderson is the acclaimed director of popular films including The Grand Budapest Hotel, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Moonrise Kingdom, and Isle of Dogs from 2018. His films are known for their quirky humour and colourful screen worlds. Fantastic Mr. Fox and Isle of Dogs were also stop-motion animation films.
Anderson's films also usually feature ensemble casts that attract A-list actors.
The French Dispatch is noted to be about a fictional 20th century newspaper inspired by The New Yorker. It will follow an American journalist who establishes the paper in France.
A first look at The French Dispatch
The first images from the film show Bill Murray's character seemingly at the head of the French newspaper operation. A collection of the film's other stars appear in period clothing, and period architecture is emphasized in the images.
See the full feature for the film with more images via The New Yorker.
A first trailer for the film is reportedly due out as soon as tomorrow!