Screen Studies - Spotlight


Cover image for Isle of Dogs screenplay

Film in focus: Isle of Dogs

Wes Anderson's stop-motion animated feature Isle of Dogs (2018), an action-packed feast for the senses that tells the tale of a motley crew of exiled dogs, has been nominated for Golden Globes, BAFTA, and Academy Awards for best animated feature and best original music score. In the Introduction to their screenplay, Wes Anderson, Jason Schwartzman, Roman Coppola, and Kunichi Nomura discuss their collaborative writing practice with Faber's editor, Walter Donohue.