by Rick Mazumdar
I feel that these three movies cemented our idea of Anderson's use of songs in his films. The use of symmetrical camera usage, the characteristic color palettes of yellow, pink and orange and unusual aspect ratios during close ups,and hand made art coupled with the use of songs as a story telling device, is what makes his films so very heartfelt and emotionally resonant.
In this article we'll take up three scenes in three of the films, and we'll discuss it with relation to the songs used.
Lets look at the first film: