Ep. 5: The Darjeeling Dip

Ep. 5: The Darjeeling Dip

Episode 5, ‘The Darjeeling Dip’, on Wes Anderson

Dave and Steven discuss the whimsy, melancholy and symmetry of Auteur Wes Anderson.

Show Notes

  • Intro Clip: Bottle Rocket
  • Wes Anderson-isms
  • Our first experience
  • The pastel, kitschy ‘look’
  • Story narrators vs. visual narrators; framing devices and framing shots
  • A surprising number of references to Quentin Tarantino
  • Wes Anderson’s American Express Commercial
  • What’s next after The Grand Budapest Hotel?
  • The difficulty of improvising in his style
  • Bottle Rocket Short Film