A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
“It shows us that masculinity needn’t be white or predatory or dependent upon dominating women. Indeed, Black masculinity can be as gentle as a man holding a boy in his arms in the sea—and the world would be better for it.” Steven Thrasher, Esquire
“Moonlight” dwells on the dignity, beauty and terrible vulnerability of black bodies, on the existential and physical matter of black lives.” A.O. Scott, New York Times
“moonlight is not a film. it is a heaven. go be altered.” Nayyirah Waheed, Poet
- 2/14 | 8:00PM