With a Best Picture nomination from the Producers Guild Of America, one of AFI’s Top Ten Films of the Year and nominations for Best Original Screenplay at the Academy Awards, BAFTA, WGA Awards and the Independent Spirit Awards (along with Best Feature there too), Director Wes Anderson and his co-writer Roman Coppola are riding high this awards season. Upon posting notices for WGA and Academy members the script , according to Focus Features , has already been downloaded record numbers of times with over 40,000 live views in just the first few days. Now Focus has created this featurette highlighting the work of the film’s screenplay, a nice shout-out to the film and its writers in recognizing it all starts on the page. See it below.
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