Moonlight has received rave reviews from critics and fans since its October 21st release. Rolling Stone labeled the indie film “The best movie of 2016.” The film which was adapted by filmmaker Barry Jenkins from a play by Tarell Alvin McCraney centers on the life of main character Chiron.
Chiron grows up in Miami surrounded by poverty, crime, and an unstable household. The movie highlights his path to self-discovery as he journeys from childhood to adulthood. Janelle Mona’e, Naomie Harris, and Mahershala Ali are a few of the actors that star in the film.
Check out the trailer below: