Moonlight (I) (2016)

R  |   |  Drama

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A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.


  • Barry Jenkins and Tarell Alvin McCraney at an event for Moonlight (2016)
  • Mahershala Ali and Barry Jenkins in Moonlight (2016)
  • Ashton Sanders in Moonlight (2016)
  • Naomie Harris in Moonlight (2016)
  • André Holland and Trevante Rhodes in Moonlight (2016)

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Director Barry Jenkins' favorite scene in his film was an impromptu sequence of Paula (Naomie Harris) staring straight into the camera overcranked at 48fps. This was a last-minute decision by Jenkins specifically intended to fully engage the audience with Paula's character.


Black: You the only man that's ever touched me.
Black: You're the only one.
Black: I haven't really touched anyone since.


When Juan drives Little around modern cars can be seen driving in front of them.

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