Damien Chazelle, an obsessed with transcendence who seeks in ‘Babylon’ the eternal Hollywood

Had all items to appear multiple times in the Oscars 2023 nominees list: a luxury cast, a narration around the history of cinema, a powerful staging and a lot of spectacle. Nevertheless, ‘Babylon’, by Damien Chazelle, released in Spain at the height of the awards season, has become the most notable absence among the Academy … Read more

“Babylon”: 3 reasons to go see Damien Chazelle’s new film with Margot Robbie and Brad Pitt

After the Oscar winner “La La Land”, Damien Chazelle returns this Wednesday, January 18 with his fifth feature film, “Babylon”. Here are three reasons to run to the cinema to discover this masterful river film on the beginnings of Hollywood. Three hours and nine minutes. Let those who fear a film that is too long … Read more

Babylon: When Hollywood Changed Forever

margot Robbie, Brad Pitt and Diego Calva are the protagonists of Babylon, the new film by Damien Chazelle set in Los Angeles in the 1920s. Expected in Italy in January, it promises to conquer everyone with its mix of drama, music and biographical references. comes the January 19th at the cinema, distributed by Eagle Pictures, … Read more

Chazelle: with Babylon, I recount the follies and transgressions of an era

from Stefania Ulivi The director, Oscar with «La la land», talks about the new film with Margot Robbi and Brad Pitt on the excessive Hollywood of the beginning. «My homage to a group of pioneers» «To prepare myself, I have re-watched many films, such as Intolerance by Griffith, Fourth power by Orson Welles, Nashville of … Read more