Taking its rightful place among the classics of cinema that have won the ultimate Academy Award in the Best Picture category, Barry Jenkins’ astonishing Moonlight captivated and entranced audiences the world over with its undeniable portrayal of a young black male growing up with the challenges of sexuality, drugs... Read more
Barry Jenkins’ Best Picture-winning Moonlight is brilliant deconstructed in this new video essay.
The Academy and its accountants PwC release official apologies after a truly horrendous mix-up at Sunday night’s Oscars.
Celebrating the best in LGBT cinema, the BFI Flare Film Festival returns to London next month.
‘At some point you’ve got to decide who you wanna be. Can’t let nobody make that decision for you’. The wise words of Mahershala Ali’s Juan to Alex Hibbert’s Chiron, nicknamed Little. For me, it was a cathartic decision that personally took until the age of twenty-four to finally... Read more
The UK’s leading film critics picked their favourites from 2016 at yesterday’s nominations ceremony in London for the 37th annual Critics’ Circle Film Awards. Golden Globe nominee, Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight, tied with Whit Stillman’s Jane Austen parody, Love & Friendship, for the most nominations, receiving seven each. Behind them came Maren Ade’s German... Read more
After dominating the Gotham Awards with Best Ensemble Performance, Best Feature, Best Screenplay and the Audience Award, Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight has shifted into one of the key positions in the awards season, and judging from the latest trailer, it’s hard to argue against its momentum. The story of a young... Read more
Andrea Arnold’s seminal road trip American Honey has scooped the top prize at the BIFA Awards last night.
Barry Jenkins’ critically-acclaimed drama Moonlight scored big at the Gotham Awards. Check out what prizes it claimed right here.