Valerian: A Multidimensional Film Analysis

Valerian is a highly evocative film that lends itself to two very different interpretations, one cynically political, and the other transcendently spiritual.

By David Nova

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is not your typical Hollywood film. Created by Luc Besson, the visionary director of The Fifth Element (1997) and Lucy (2014), Valerian was crowd-sourced, and thus has the distinction of being the most expensive independent film ever made.

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