Rostam Criticizes La La Land’s Lack Of LGBTQ Characters And People Of Color

La La Land has been touted as one of the best movies of the year, but after seeing it, Rostam Batmanglij wasn’t happy with the film’s exclusion of LGBTQ characters and its marginalization of people of color. The movie is a jazz-centric love story between Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone), who are struggling in Hollywood. Batmanglij took to Twitter to criticize what he felt was a lack of diversity and accuracy in the film’s characters and storylines. Read Batmanglij’s tweets about La La Land below.