CULTURE

Moonrise Kingdom


Photographer: Niko Tavernise

Director Wes Anderson takes us behind the scenes of his new romantic adventure, opening May 25. Click here to read the full article.

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Photographer: Niko Tavernise

“Here I am with Khaki Scout Troup 55 and Kara Hayward, who plays Suzy. This was shot on a farm in Rhode Island. The boy, Sam, has just been struck by lightning.”

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Photographer: Niko Tavernise

“This is Mr. Jared Gilman. His character has just gotten married in the previous scene in the camp chapel.”

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Photographer: Niko Tavernise

“Bill M. & Francis Mc D. are Suzy’s parents. They’re about to spend the next several hours in cold, fake rain, & you can just feel the excitement.”

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Photographer: Niko Tavernise

“Tilda Swinton. She plays a character—an institiution, really—named Social Services. Half Deborah Kerr/ half Maggie Smith.”

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Photographer: Niko Tavernise

“A Khaki Scout has escaped. Edward Norton as Scout Master Ward.”

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Photographer: Niko Tavernise

“If you found yourself stranded in a jungle, Norton would get you out.”

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Photographer: Niko Tavernise

“There are so many variations of the classic scout uniform. Coonskin cap is not standard issue. Ms. Hayward prefers a chapeau.”