MOONLIGHT DIRECTOR BARRY JENKINS’ LATEST MOVIE GET OSCAR NODS

Barry Jenkins latest movie If Beale Street Could Talk has been nominated for the Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar, Best Supporting Actress (for Regina King) and Best Adapted Screenplay. Jenkins’ last film, Moonlight, won three Oscars, including Best Picture in 2017. Moonlight told the story a young man living in Miami, Florida, struggling to come to…

A MOONLIGHT REVOLUTION: THE BLACK QUEER EXPERIENCE COMES OF AGE IN AMERICA

How many young actors, let alone young black actors, would choose a gay movie as their first real introduction to the world? Regardless of one’s orientation, Hollywood, for all its left-leaning bloviation, is still homophobic — and pretty racist. Once upon a time, not so long ago, playing gay was a shortcut to either obscurity or an…