12 Sure Signs You Directed The 2006 Motion Picture ‘Babel’

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After Babel debuted to acclaim at the Cannes Film Festival, critics compared it to your previous films Amores Perros and 21 Grams.

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When you visit the Babel page on IMDb.com, your name is listed near the word “Director.”

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You spent over a year shooting a film on three continents starring a diverse, international ensemble cast.

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People are constantly coming up to you on the street and saying, “Hey, I really loved your movie Babel.”

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Your name is Alejandro González Iñárritu.

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You own a Golden Globe award for Best Film – Drama, for the movie Babel.

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Every month you receive a royalty check for DVD purchases of the film Babel.

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You directed Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett in the scene pictured above.

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You seamlessly wove together four different storylines set in four different cultures in an intellectually and emotionally challenging 143-minute motion picture, and then called that motion picture Babel.

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You would say you enjoy cinema.

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You worked with longtime collaborator Guillermo Arriaga in conceiving the idea for Babel and then directed the screenplay that Arriaga wrote.

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You directed the movie Babel.

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