READ THIS: Interview with BABYLON’s Brinsley Forde with VICE Magazine
BABYLON opens April 5 at the AFS Cinema. Purchase tickets.
Franco Rosso’s incendiary Babylon had its world premiere at Cannes in 1980 but went unreleased in the U.S. for “being too controversial, and likely to incite racial tension” (Vivien Goldman, Time Out).
Read this interview between VICE and actor Brinsley Forde who portrays Blue in the film as they discuss the film and how it addresses the issues of race and why he believes that the film was really banned. Then join us for screenings of BABYLON starting April 4.