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Babylon

Hosted by the Consul of the Lisbon Cinema Group
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Wed 25 Jan 17:30 - 21:00

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In the last years of the Protected content , the beginning of Hollywood's golden years, when the US was recovering from the Great Depression, the Seventh Art underwent a major transformation: the passage from silent to sound cinema. Nellie LaRoy (Brad Pitt)
is a renowned actor who manages to make that transition quite successfully. But, unfortunately, there are many stars who become expendable, seeing their careers end abruptly and giving way to a new generation of actors.
A dramatic comedy set in an era of decadence, excesses and some moral depravity associated with the great Hollywood stars, written and directed by the multi-awarded Damien Chazelle – also author of “Whiplash - Nos Limites” Protected content , winner of three Oscars, “La La Land” Protected content , awarded with six, and “The First Man on the Moon” Protected content , with one. In addition to Pitt, the cast includes Margot Robbie, Diego Calva, Jean Smart, Jovan Adepo and Li Jun Li. After five nominations for the Golden Globes, “Babylon” won for best original score (Justin Hurwitz, already awarded by the Academy in Protected content , for “La La Land”). PUBLICO