Moonlight Poster

Release Date: October 21st, 2016

DVD Release Date: February 28th, 2017

R|1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary
A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami. His epic journey to manhood is guided by the kindness, support and love of the community that helps raise him.

Cast: Mahershala Ali, Shariff Earp, Alex R. Hibbert, Ashton Sanders, Trevante Rhodes, Janelle Monae, Naomie Harris, Jaden Piner

Director: Barry Jenkins

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Plan B Entertainment, Pastel, Upload Films

Distributors: A24, A24

Keywords: Mother, Father, Intense, Emotional, School, Growing up, 1990s, Transformation, 1980s, Brooding, House, Car, Love

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Awards

Nominated Directing
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Music (Original Score)
Winner Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Nominated Cinematography
Winner Best Picture
Nominated Film Editing
Nominated Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Winner Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Original Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)