★ Nominated for 3 Oscars
Barry Jenkins follows up his smash commercial and critical hit Moonlight with this adaptation of the James Baldwin novel If Beale Street Could Talk. Fonny (Stephen James) and Tish (KikI Layne) are in love and are expecting a baby but when Fonny is arrested, Tish faces a race to get the evidence to clear his name before the baby is born. With Ed Skrein, Regina King, Diego Luna and Dave France.
"The film is achingly beautiful, each frame artfully composed and each song choice thoughtfully matched" - The Guardian