DIRECTOR: BARRY JENKINS
CAST: MAHERSHALA ALI, ANDRé HOLLAND, TREVANTE RHODES
Jenkins’s triptych follows Chiron, played respectively by Alex Hibbert, Ashton Sanders, and Trevante Rhodes, as a boy bullied by classmates and mentored by a neighborhood drug dealer (Mahershala Ali) in Liberty City, Miami to a man protected by a hard shell of muscle—but still vulnerable to the a lasting infatuation with a one-time high school lover, played in adulthood by the always fantastic André Holland. A magnificent LGBTQ romance and Academy Award winner for Best Picture.
Screens as a part of Valentine's Day at Metrograph.