Academy Award winner for Best Picture! Encore Screening.
Starring Best Supporting Actor winner Mahershala Ali (Marvel's Luke Cage), Best Supporting Actress nominee Naomie Harris (Skyfall), and Janelle Monae (Hidden Figures). Directed by Best Director nominee and Best Adapted Screenplay winner (with Tarell Alvin McRaney) Barry Jenkins.
A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
At once a vital portrait of contemporary African American life and an intensely personal and poetic meditation on identity, family, friendship, and love, Moonlight is a groundbreaking piece of cinema that reverberates with deep compassion and universal truths. Anchored by extraordinary performances from a tremendous ensemble cast, Jenkins’s staggering, singular vision is profoundly moving in its portrayal of the moments, people, and unknowable forces that shape our lives and make us who we are.
Rated R. 111 minutes.