Wes Anderson has revealed particulars of his new film The French Dispatch, which, like a lot of the director’s earlier work, boasts an unimaginable forged.
Fox Searchlight’s official synopsis for The French Dispatch reads, “The movie is a love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th Century French metropolis and brings to life a group of tales printed in The French Dispatch journal.”
“The movie’s forged contains Benicio Del Toro, Frances McDormand, Jeffrey Wright, Adrien Brody, Timothée Chalamet, Léa Seydoux, Tilda Swinton, Mathieu Amalric, Lyna Khoudri, Stephen Park, Owen Wilson, Lois Smith, and Invoice Murray.”
Unsurprisingly, Fox Searchlight Photos chairmen Steve Gilula and Nancy Utley additionally eulogised over Anderson and his upcoming work, remarking, “We’re excited to dive again into the unmistakable and fully unique world of Wes Anderson.”
“Our collaborations with Wes prior to now have been distinctive, and we’re thrilled to be again working with him and the Indian Paintbrush workforce on The French Dispatch.”
Again in April, Anderson gave the French journal Charente Libre, through Variety, somewhat extra perception on the movie, explaining, “The story isn’t simple to elucidate. [It’s about an] American journalist based mostly in France [who] creates his journal.”
“It’s extra a portrait of this man, of this journalist who fights to jot down what he needs to jot down. It’s not a film about freedom of the press, however if you discuss reporters you additionally discuss what’s happening in the actual world.”
The French Dispatch will premiere in 2020, in all probability at one of many movie festivals in August or September, because the studio will look to place it for an awards season push.