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

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Awards

Winner Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2017)
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2017)
Nominated Original Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2017)
Nominated Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2017)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2017)
Winner Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2017)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2017)
Nominated Supporting Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2017)
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Winner Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Winner Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated Film Editing
Nominated Music (Original Score)
Winner Best Picture
Nominated Cinematography
Nominated Directing