Belmond and Hollywood director Wes Anderson have collaborated on a whimsical train experience aboard the British Pullman. Photo: Belmond
Belmond and Hollywood director Wes Anderson have collaborated on a whimsical train experience aboard the British Pullman. Photo: Belmond

How Wes Anderson reimagined a British Pullman luxury train: The French Dispatch director gave Belmond’s carriages a typically whimsical makeover

  • Anderson directed The Darjeeling Limited, The Grand Budapest Hotel and his latest film features Timothée Chalamet, Owen Wilson, Léa Seydoux and Bill Murray
  • The train carriages use art nouveau stylings to evoke Cygnus, the Greek god of balance, from reflective silver leaf on the ceiling, to swan-shaped champagne coolers

Belmond and Hollywood director Wes Anderson have collaborated on a whimsical train experience aboard the British Pullman. Photo: Belmond
Belmond and Hollywood director Wes Anderson have collaborated on a whimsical train experience aboard the British Pullman. Photo: Belmond
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