Bob Balaban Talks About “Moonrise Kingdom”

Uploaded on Wednesday 13 June 2012


Bob Balaban stars as the Narrator in Wes Anderson’s fantastic film, “Moonrise Kingdom.” The Narrator is not only heard but also seen in the film, and he plays an important role in the hunt for the young lovers, Suzy (Kara Hayward) and Sam (Jared Gilman).

In this interview, we talked about:

*** The triumphs of “Moonrise Kingdom”
*** Why he liked my shirt (HA!)
*** What did he think when he first saw the script?
*** The fairy tale quality of the movie
*** The film’s love and isolation themes
*** How he prepared for his character of The Narrator
*** As a fellow director, what does he think of Anderson’s skills?

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Language: English

Length: 4:00

Country: United States