‘The French Dispatch’: 15 Quirky Home Design Pieces Inspired by Wes Anderson’s New Film
- Molteni&C Round D.154.5 chair by Gio Ponti, from P5Molteni&C Round D.154.5 chair by Gio Ponti, from P5
- Walter Knoll Bao C armchair by EOOS, from Royal InteriorsWalter Knoll Bao C armchair by EOOS, from Royal Interiors
- Dhala table lamp by Luca Nichetto, from Stellar WorksDhala table lamp by Luca Nichetto, from Stellar Works
- Doric side tables by Bina Baitel, from Roche BoboisDoric side tables by Bina Baitel, from Roche Bobois
- Fendi Casa Conrad armchair, from Da Vinci LifestyleFendi Casa Conrad armchair, from Da Vinci Lifestyle
- Louis Poulsen Toldbod pendant light, from GrafunktLouis Poulsen Toldbod pendant light, from Grafunkt
- JH97 lounge chair by Jaime Hayon, from Fritz HansenJH97 lounge chair by Jaime Hayon, from Fritz Hansen
- Saba Italia Rendez-Vous sofa by Sergio BicegoSaba Italia Rendez-Vous sofa by Sergio Bicego
- B&B Italia Spool small tables by Piero Lissoni, from Space FurnitureB&B Italia Spool small tables by Piero Lissoni, from Space Furniture
- Morro coffee table by Kelly WearstlerMorro coffee table by Kelly Wearstler
- Cassina Bowy outdoor low tables by Patricia Urquiola, from Space FurnitureCassina Bowy outdoor low tables by Patricia Urquiola, from Space Furniture
- Delaunay rug by Greg NataleDelaunay rug by Greg Natale
- Polar vase by Greg NatalePolar vase by Greg Natale
- E15 Shiraz sofa by Philipp Mainzer and Farah Ebrahimi, from P5 StudioE15 Shiraz sofa by Philipp Mainzer and Farah Ebrahimi, from P5 Studio
- Arflex Leafo chair by Jaime Hayon, from Space FurnitureArflex Leafo chair by Jaime Hayon, from Space Furniture
Go from reel to real—recreate elements of Wes Anderson’s richly imagined cineverse in your home by taking decor cues from the retro palette of The French Dispatch movie
This article was first published on June 18, 2020, and was recently updated on December 8, 2021.
Additional reporting by Cheryl Lai-Lim.
Film director Wes Anderson's technicolour cine-verse is beautiful to behold—and offers ample decor inspiration for design enthusiasts. His newest film, The French Dispatch, is no exception—having premiered during the Cannes Film Festival, the long-awaited film chronicles the production of the final issue of an American magazine, set in a fictional French city awash in technicolour hues and featuring various iconic mid-century furniture pieces.
In anticipation of the movie's release in Singapore, we pick out colourful furnishings and decorative pieces that embody a tinge of the American film director's inimitable aesthetic.