“Moonlight,” The Story Of A Miami, That Feels Like Harlem, Oakland, Bed-Stuy, Watts …. (Video)

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“Moonlight’” is a three-part narrative spanning the childhood, adolescence, and adulthood of an African-American man who survives Miami’s (or Harlem’s) drug-plagued inner city, finding love in unexpected places and the possibility of change within himself.

Here’s the video trailer:

The movie was written and directed by Barry Jenkins and starring Trevante Rhodes, Naomie Harris, Andre Holland, and Mahershala Ali.

Here’s another video with the talent in the film:

We love the telling of a communities story, and Moonlight does it in a very fascinatingly real, yet compassionate way.