THE WES ANDERSON COLLECTION CHAPTER 1: BOTTLE ROCKET

by RogerEbert.com

In his 1994 review of Wes Anderson’s short film, “Bottle Rocket,” film critic Matt Zoller Seitz characterized the short as, “wistful, ironic, childish, and utterly right.” In this video essay, Seitz discusses the trajectory of Wes Anderson’s early career and how he transformed the short into his first feature debut. Tune in to chapter 1 of The Wes Anderson Collection miniseries.

 

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