About

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

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Directed by

Barry Jenkins

Written by

Barry Jenkins (Screenplay)
Tarell Alvin McCraney (Story)

Runtime

111 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

This is the story of a lifetime

Cast

Keywords

african american florida parent child relationship gay coming of age high school fight homosexuality drug abuse lgbt drug dealer drug addiction black lgbt restaurant addict

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#89 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

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#1 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2016 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?