'Babylon Blues': Scripted documentary or real-life drama?
Partly a movie, partly a documentary about the production process, 'Babylon Blues' uniquely blurs the boundaries between fiction and reality.
Within the first few minutes of “Babylon Blues” (“Reach Poalim”), after the film’s title appears on the screen, it’s clear that something is unusual. Instead of a standard list featuring the names of the actors, a caption declares: “Shai, cinematographer (35, Tel Aviv)” and a young man appears on the screen near an abandoned bus, holding a light meter and measuring the amount of light; “Elad, lighting...
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