Wes Anderson (left) and Richard Linklater have turned a career in indie films into mainstream success, as both are nominated for Oscars. Anderson’s films (on the left) include “Rushmore,” “The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou,” “Rushmore,” “Bottle Rocket” and “The Royal Tenenbaums.” Linklater’s films include a “Bad News Bears” remake, “Dazed and Confused,” “School of Rock” and “A Scanner Darkly.”
Wes Anderson (left) and Richard Linklater have turned a career in indie films into mainstream success, as both are nominated for Oscars. Anderson’s films (on the left) include “Rushmore,” “The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou,” “Rushmore,” “Bottle Rocket” and “The Royal Tenenbaums.” Linklater’s films include a “Bad News Bears” remake, “Dazed and Confused,” “School of Rock” and “A Scanner Darkly.” File photos
Wes Anderson (left) and Richard Linklater have turned a career in indie films into mainstream success, as both are nominated for Oscars. Anderson’s films (on the left) include “Rushmore,” “The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou,” “Rushmore,” “Bottle Rocket” and “The Royal Tenenbaums.” Linklater’s films include a “Bad News Bears” remake, “Dazed and Confused,” “School of Rock” and “A Scanner Darkly.” File photos

Wes Anderson and Richard Linklater turn oddball films into Oscar contenders

February 20, 2015 06:00 AM