Barry Jenkins’ bold and tender Oscar-winning film shatters any mainstream preconceptions about Black male intimacy, love, and mentorship.
Moonlight follows three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami. His epic journey to manhood is guided by the kindness, support and love of the community that helps raise him.
Run time: 111 minutes
Movie lovers' movies!
Cinema New Bedford showcases acclaimed films from around the world that feature great storytelling and a variety of perspectives. Join us each Tuesday to experience award-winning films that harness the power of feeling to entertain and enlighten.
This series is curated by Mocha James Herrup, PhD, (they/them), founder of the New Bedford Film Society. Mocha James draws from their work as a film professor, arts and culture writer, and film festival programmer to bring films to New Bedford that audiences might not otherwise get to experience.