The story of a young black man Chiron from his early childhood in his depressed Miami neighbourhood to adulthood in Atlanta as he navigates the dangers of drugs and violence in the 1980s, in addition to his burgeoning homosexuality and love for his best friend.
Directed by Barry Jenkins. Screenplay by Barry Jenkins, based on a story by Tarell Alvin McCraney.
Produced by A24 and Plan B Entertainment
Best Picture – Academy Awards
Best Motion Picture – Drama at the Golden Globes
Best International Independent Film – British Independent Film Awards
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