“That’s L.A, they worship everything and value nothing.”
Damien Chazelle exquisitely directs this; especially for a sophomore feature. The way he moves the camera and uses color is absolutely commendable. I could go on and on about La La Lands’ color scheme but I’m sure I couldn’t bring anything new to the table that hasn’t been mentioned before.
The music is wonderfully written and performed save for some weak vocal performances. The two segments that bookend the film…