Month: February 2019

If Beale Street Could Talk

How do you follow the Oscar winning exploration of deprivation, black identity and sexual orientation found in Moonlight? If you are Barry Jenkins, you bring us a beautiful adaptation of James Baldwins If Beale Street Could Talk, exploring family, love, racial profiling and endurance in 1970’s Harlem. Following ‘Fonny’ (Stephan James) and ‘Tish’ (KiKi Layne) …