PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music
While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future.
Damien Chazelle rehearsed the opening number with the dancers by personally filming the sequence on his iPhone.
What is that? Is that a script?
Mia: It's a play.
Alexis: A play? You better give us all roles!
Mia: Actually, it's a one-woman-show, so I can't...
Tracy: Is that gonna happen every time?
Mia: I think so.
During the "Start A Fire" performance, in one shot about two minutes into the song, you can clearly see the camera on the right side of the frame.
There is a title card at the very beginning that says "Filmed in CinemaScope."
$9,242,782 (USA) (25 December 2016)
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