for Best Picture, MOONLIGHT is a moving and transcendent look at three
defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young man growing up in
Miami. His epic journey to adulthood, as a shy outsider dealing with
difficult circumstances, is guided by support, empathy and love from the
most unexpected places.
Winner of multiple Oscars including Best Picture, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role and Best Adapted Screenplay. Golden Globe
winner for Best Motion Picture – Drama. Winner of Best Feature, Best
Director, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography and Best Editing at the Film Independent Spirit Awards.
“If you think art should challenge us, then you will embrace
writer-director Barry Jenkins’ exquisitely crafted drama “Moonlight.”
It’s a true American masterpiece and one of the best films of the
decade.” – Tirdad Derakhshani, Philadelphia Inquirer