Anya King

Anya has written 2 articles for Nouse

‘The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou’

What do you get when you cross Bill Murray with Wes Anderson and multiply it by a David Bowie soundtrack sung mostly in Portuguese? Answer: a fantastically original film


When was the last time you saw a film about a middle-aged, balding failed writer/wine connoisseur and his friend, an about-to-get-hitched flailing actor, embarking on a week-long stag night around the vineyards of California? Granted, the subject matter is not entirely new; indeed ‘a week in the life of…’ and ‘the road trip’ are not novel concepts in film. However, Sideways manages a more than decent attempt at being original