“This is the story of a lifetime,” the tagline reads for Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight and it quite literally is.
Moonlight is a coming of age story spanned across a three-part narrative exploring one man’s childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. Set in Miami’s drug infested inner city, the main character Chiron struggles with love and his own sexuality in this drama.
The talent in Moonlight includes Naomie Harris (28 Days Later), Andre Holland (42), Trevante Rhodes, Alex R. Hibbert, Jaden Piner, Ashton Sanders, and Jharrel Jerome. Music star Janelle Monae will make her big-screen debut.
Moonlight will be in theaters October 21st, check out the trailer below.