Candid Cinema

  • The Failure of Damien Chazelle’s First Man

    The Failure of Damien Chazelle’s First Man

    Damien Chazelle’s filmography has two original feature films that he wrote and directed. It was very surprising to see him go a different route with a generic biopic. Not only was First Man a box office failure, taking the 3rd spot to Venom and A Star is Born, it felt like a failure for him. Whiplash was a very strong debut…