Universal film about a young black kid growing up poor gay and black. This is beautifully crafted film about finding your identity in the world. The performance from Mahershala Ali as a drug dealer... Read morewith a heart that helps the young boy grow up is powerful and very moving. The music is beautiful, the story is timeless. This is a must see film
This is the story of a lifetime.
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.