(6) Hotel Chevalier


We will now take a break from our regular programming. Rather than assessing one of Wes Anderson’s feature length motion pictures, I’ll be talking about one of his short films, Hotel Chevalier. Originally intended to be a stand-alone piece, it actually serves as a prologue to The Darjeeling Limited, which I assessed in my previous blog entry. Hotel Chevalier revolves around Jack Whitman (Jason Schwartzman) as he reunites with his ex-lover (Natalie Portman) in a Parisian hotel.

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