Wes Anderson shot the Grand Budapest Hotel's lobby scenes in a department store on the German-Polish border. Courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures hide caption

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Wes Anderson: 'We Made A Pastiche' Of Eastern Europe's Greatest Hits

The Grand Budapest Hotel takes place in the fictional European country of Zubrowka on the eve of war. Anderson shot much of the film in Germany, drawing inspiration from the surrounding landscape.

Wes Anderson shot the Grand Budapest Hotel's lobby scenes in a department store on the German-Polish border. Courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures hide caption

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Wes Anderson: 'We Made A Pastiche' Of Eastern Europe's Greatest Hits

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New Lobby Boy
Mr. Moustafa
Night Train to Nebelsbad
One for Amos Clifford Jordan
Mr. Fox In The Fields Medley Alexandre Desplat
Buena Vista Gomez
Glass Bead Games Clifford Jordan