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Telluride 2016: Barry Jenkins' 'Moonlight' is Stellar Cinematic Beauty

Moonlight Review

“At some point you gotta decide for yourself who you gunna be. Can’t let nobody make that decision for you.” Barry Jenkins’ new film Moonlight is an intimate portrait of black youth, examining the balance of masculinity and individuality in a community that shuns homosexuality. Writer/director Barry Jenkins has made a masterful film that is an exceptional work of cinematic beauty, telling a vital story of humanity and honesty. It’s a unique, singular work that stands out in its style and atmosphere, and in the way Jenkins holds back on what he shows, building the film around his very impressive actors and the emotions that life makes us feel. It’s an immensely moving cinematic story of truth, and demands our respect and admiration. ›››

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