Wes Anderson’s much-anticipated “French Dispatch” will finally make its world premiere at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival before its theatrical release on October 22nd. To the Anthology film by watching one or all of the 32 movies. Churchlight Pictures provided the list with the following message: “’French Dispatch’ values a rich and diverse cinematic history. These are some of the films that inspired filmmakers, actors and crews in any particular order. “
The list of films includes many of the greatest French directors of all time, including Jack Daddy, Jean-Luc Goddard, Jack Becker, Henry-Georges Glasot and Julian Duvier. Other notable directors include Howard Hawks, Francis Ford Coppola, Alfred Hitchcock, Billy Wilder, Roman Polanski and Albert Lamoris.
The “French dispatch” is presented as a “love letter to journalists set up in an American newspaper outpost in a fictional 20th century French city.” Actors include Benicio del Toro, Adrian Brady, Tilda Swindon, Leah Zedox, Francis McDormand, Timothy Solomon, Lina Coudrey, Jeffrey Wright, Matthew Amalrick, Stephen Park, Bill Murray and Owen Wilson.
See below for a list of images that inspired “French sending”.