Film: The Grand Budapest Hotel
Cast: Ralph Fiennes,F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric
Directed by: Wes Anderson
Duration: 1 hr 39 mins
It didn’t take too long for this Wes Anderson film to achieve cult status and it was appreciated by audiences and critics alike. It was nominated for 9 Oscars and won 4, it also picked up the Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical, not to mention more than 125 awards around the world.
Inspired by the writings of the Austrian writer Stefan Zweig, The Grand Budapest Hotel has Ralph Fiennes who plays the concierge in the hotel who has to team up with an employee to clear his name. The film has a stellar cast including Tilda Swinton, Owen Wilson, Jeff Goldblum, Adrein Broody Harvey, Keitel, Jude Law, Tom Wilkinson, Edward Norton and Saoirse Ronan of Ladybird fame.
The film is shot in three different aspect ratios (depending on the time period in the film) and it will be a unique opportunity to view this visually stunning film on the big screen at the Cinephile Film Club.