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Anybody who has lived in or visited London will know that it is a cultural melting pot, with wealth and poverty, vibrancy and squalor, all coexisting in close proximity. But London has its unique qualities and charms: there is always something going on and according to this poetical documentary, this has long been the case. Mixing archive materials, film footage, music and interviews, filmmaker and Londoner Julien Temple presents a compelling portrait of his hometown. The title's allusion to Babylon makes us consider how fleeting the city experience is and how quickly the landscape can shift.
Poetic, nostalgia-filled documentary by Liverpool-born director Terence Davies, looking back to the harsh post-war 1950s and 1960s in his home city.
14+ years 74 mins
Blend of documentary and fiction in which a narrator and his old friend take a tour of London, which is in decline due to the Conservative government.
14+ years 83 mins
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