[257] Also in March 2019, Hammer revealed that the film isn't formally in the works, and he hasn't had explicit conversations with either Chalamet or Guadagnino about it. [53], Guadagnino was impressed by Armie Hammer's performance in The Social Network (2010),[11][44] describing him as a "sophisticated actor, with a great range". Follow. [18] Chalamet had already read Aciman's novel and described it as "a window into a young person". Was this review helpful to you? [31] The first scene that Hammer and Chalamet rehearsed was the kissing scene,[22][87] and they spent several days filming nude. It never gets over that hesitation. Timothée is truly a revelation and his last scene during the credits will have a lasting impact on everyone.Armie Hammer is absolutely brilliant in the way he humanizes Oliver who is somewhat glorified through Elio's lens in the first part of the book. [118] At the Beijing International Film Festival, it was originally scheduled for April 2018, but was removed from the official program with no explanation; Patrick Brzeski of The Hollywood Reporter wrote that the decision reflected the government's "consistent stance of intolerance toward gay content". [228][229], In a series of articles regarding the best of the 2010s in film, IndieWire ranked Call Me by Your Name as the 18th best film of the decade and Chalamet's performance as the 39th best acting performance. "[36], In January 2018, Guadagnino revealed the sequel will be set "right after the fall of Berlin Wall and that great shift that was the end of ... the USSR",[16] and that the first scene in the film could depict Elio watching Paul Vecchiali's Once More (1988)—the first French film to deal with AIDS—in a movie theater. It's the summer of 1983 in the north of Italy, and Elio Perlman (Timothée Chalamet), a precocious 17-year-old young man, spends his days in his family's 17th-century villa transcribing and playing classical music, reading, and flirting with his friend Marzia (Esther Garrel). Sun drenched and hazy like a dream to pass along the summertime, Call Me By Your Name is a quietly romantic and gorgeous film, full of aching melancholy and subtle storytelling. [5] Regarding the film's "lagging" box-office performance, Tom Brueggemann of IndieWire commented that Sony Picture Classic "has done an able job so far", and said "at some point the film and the reaction to it is something no distributor can overcome". Sony Pictures Classics. The screenplay also won at the 23rd Critics' Choice Awards, 71st British Academy Film Awards, and the Writers Guild of America Awards 2017. It … [66] The trip to Bergamo was filmed at the exterior of multiple historical buildings, including Bergamo Cathedral, the Santa Maria Maggiore, the courtyard of Liceo Classico Paolo Sarpi in Piazza Rosate and the University of Sciences, Letters and Arts [it]. [61] Chalamet was listening to "Visions of Gideon", one of the original songs written by Sufjan Stevens for the film, in an earpiece while filming the final sequence;[91][92] the director asked him to perform three variations of the scene, one per take. Oliver is reluctant to take things further and they do not speak for several days. The scene where the two protagonists bike to a courtyard almost failed to make the final cut after one of the producers said it was inconsequential. [150][151], A pirated copy of an awards-screener DVD of Call Me by Your Name, along with copies of Last Flag Flying and fellow Oscar nominees I, Tonya and Lady Bird, were leaked onto file-sharing websites by the hacker group Hive-CM8 on December 24, 2017. Sony Pictures Classics acquired distribution rights to Call Me by Your Name before its premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2017. Guadagnino said that in the sequel, "I don't think Elio is necessarily going to become a gay man. [220], The film received eight nominations at the 23rd Critics' Choice Awards; Ivory won Best Adapted Screenplay. [208] Author Cheyenne Montgomery said she's disturbed that one of the protagonists is portrayed as a boy and the other as a man, saying, "Elio is portrayed very much as a child: He shaves peach fuzz off of his face, he cuddles with his parents, his lines are often kind of bratty and childlike, and he's being played as a sexy romantic partner to a character who's very much being portrayed as an adult. [25][66] Guadagnino wanted to buy the house but could not afford it, so he made a film there instead. [18] Stevens was inspired by the film's script, the novel and conversations with Guadagnino about the characters. [25] Guadagnino engaged with the cast and filmmakers and often cooked for them and showed films at his house. [b] The town square selected for filming differed from the one Aciman had pictured in his novel, which in his vision was "far smaller and stood high on a hill overlooking a windswept Mediterranean". '"[63] In dialogue, the characters switch between English, French, Italian,[64] and in one scene Annella reads a German translation of 16th-century French literature. After the call, Elio sits down by the fireplace and stares into the flames, tearfully reminiscing, as his parents and the house staff prepare a holiday dinner. [213][214] At the 90th Academy Awards, it was nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor (Chalamet), Best Original Song ("Mystery of Love"), and Best Adapted Screenplay, winning the latter. [135][136] In Ireland, it became the longest-running film shown at the Light House Cinema in early June 2018, after a 30-week run. [17] He also wanted the story to follow two people "in the moment", rather than focus on an antagonist or a tragedy[12]—an approach inspired by À nos amours (1983), directed by Maurice Pialat. He also stated in the interview that he was due to meet with an unnamed American writer to discuss the sequel, however it was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During a volleyball match, Oliver touches Elio's back as a sign of interest but Elio brushes it off. It is near-impossible to just see once. Call Me by Your Name transcends because it dares to not only ask, but also answer the question posed by so many love stories throughout history: was the love worth the pain? The power disparity in the relationship is clear. [155] It was released on Blu-ray and DVD on March 13, 2018, with two bonus featurettes ("In Conversation with Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg & Luca Guadagnino" and "Snapshots of Italy: The Making of Call Me by Your Name"), an audio commentary track by Chalamet and Stuhlbarg, and the music video for "Mystery of Love". I told you, I know nothing. Call Me by Your Name, based on the book of the same name by André Aciman, is earning rave reviews and awards-season chatter from mainstream critics praising its “sumptuous,” “rapturous” and “beautiful” relationship between a 17 … Call Me by Your Name possesses a rewatchability that few modern movies can replicate. "Call me by Your name and I'll call You by mine". "[100] Post-production took only a month, between June and July[11]—the fastest they had ever edited. [147] Daniel Megarry of Gay Times described it as "an attempt to 'straight-wash' the movie's predominant same-sex romance". [234], Guadagnino has deliberated over the idea of a sequel since the film's premiere at Sundance, when he said he realized the characters "could go beyond the boundaries of the film. Call Me by Your Name was financed by several international companies, and its principal photography took place mainly in the city and comune of Crema, Lombardy, between May and June 2016. This FAQ is empty. Elio and Oliver spend more time together, going for long walks into town, and accompanying Elio's father on an archaeological trip. It was inspired by Jonathan Demme's Something Wild (1986), and Guadagnino's experience of dancing by himself when he was young. [243] He also said that Hammer and Chalamet will reprise their roles with a different backdrop, where they "go around the world". It was important to me to create this powerful universality, because the whole idea of the movie is that the other person makes you beautiful—enlightens you, elevates you. Call Me By Your Name | Official Trailer HD (2017) - YouTube [66][68], Guadagnino did not want the film to be a period piece and tried to resist making a film that would reflect "our idea of the 80s". [18] Music is used in the film to reflect the period setting, the characters' family life and their level of education, and "the kind of canon they would be a part of". He found Stuhlbarg's character "the most forward-thinking parent in movie history". A committed dancer struggles to maintain her sanity after winning the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake". Add the first question. In front of others, Adèle grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and ultimately finds herself through love and loss. [222][223] At the 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards, Chalamet received a nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role. [18] Towards the end of the novel, the two protagonists visit Rome, a trip which lasts an entire chapter and introduces new characters in multiple locations. Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together. Use the HTML below. Oliver writes back, asking Elio to meet him at midnight. [66] The train station scenes were filmed at Pizzighettone. [128][129][130] Special screenings and a public meet-and-greet with Guadagnino, Hammer and Chalamet took place in Crema between January 27 and 30. Andre Aciman's Call Me by Your Name is the story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliffside mansion on the Italian Riviera. "[204] In a negative review, Kyle Turner of Paste wrote, "The details of the film are too small for anyone, perhaps particularly a queer person, to see," a visual distance that "suggests that the film, in the beginning, is as terrified as Elio initially is. What I do is chisel a statue down to its finest, most elusive details. Call Me by Your Name first swept across the world in 2007. It's not a pretentious movie. "[237][238] In November 2017, Guadagnino shared his intention to make a series of five films, in which the audience could "see those actors grow older, embodying those characters. [62] Residents of Crema helped the production team with their research, inviting them into their homes and providing pictures from the 1980s. Watch this movie. The project was also supported by the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism. [42] His character, 17-year-old Elio, is fluent in three languages: English, French and Italian. As the end of Oliver's stay approaches, he and Elio both find themselves overcome by uncertainty and longing. Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire and to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. It is the summer of 1983. [217] The film received four nominations at the 71st British Academy Film Awards, including Best Film and Best Direction, and won Best Adapted Screenplay for Ivory. The monologue sequence with Elio's father once had piano playing beneath it. It's the men. [62] For the Perlmans' wardrobe, Piersanti took inspiration from her parents' photograph albums. [125][126] The following weekend, after the announcement of its four Oscar nominations, the film's revenues dropped 6 percent to $1.3 million. Some coming-of-age romantic dramas do feature LGBTQ+ themes, while others reimagine classic love stories, but in both cases, the best can make for an excellent watch. [259] In a GQ interview in September, Hammer was asked again about the film's progress and said, "I've been talking to [Guadagnino], but we haven't got into it. [79][80] The City of Crema invested €18,000 in the film, including a publicity campaign costing €7,500. [21][41] Chalamet was also nervous about the scene,[42] describing it as "a metamorphosis of some of the strongest ideas in the movie" and the key to illuminating the character's "overabundant sexual energy". Call Me by Your Name calls out by way of a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless soundtrack. 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