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If Beale Street Could Talk
Friday, February 8 @ 7:30 pm - Saturday, February 9 @ 7:30 pm
Directed by Barry Jenkins
(The Academy Award Winning Filmmaker of “Moonlight”)
Set in early-1970s Harlem, a timeless and moving love story of both a couple’s unbreakable bond and the African-American family’s empowering embrace, as told through the eyes of 19-year-old Tish Rivers (KiKi Layne). A daughter and wife-to-be, Tish vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fiancé Alonzo Hunt, a.k.a. Fonny, (Stephan James). Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit.
English | R |119m
RECIPIENT OF MULTIPLE GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD NOMINATIONS AND WIN INCLUDING:
Best Motion Picture – Drama
Best Screenplay – Motion Picture
Best Supporting Actress – Regina King *WINNER
“An intoxicating, intimate work from a born filmmaker, “If Beale Street Could Talk” is an elegant poem of a film” Detroit News
“This movie works as a timeless romance, a family drama, a legal thriller and a poignant social commentary. A great American novel has been turned into a great American film.” Chicago Sun Times
Fri, February 8th @7:30pm
Sat, February 9th @4:00pm & 7:30pm