Anderson is one of Western cinema’s most dynamic and critically-acclaimed directors working today. Over a nearly twenty-year career he’s released seven films, which resemble almost nothing else from Hollywood. His work has received countless awards (though cruelly never an Oscar), received praise from his contemporaries, even Sam Mendes referred to him as a ‘True Auteur’. The question then is; what, if anything, is Anderson’s cinematic signature? What is the connective tissue that threads throughout his work, defining it as his? Read more