If Beale Street Could Talk (Baby Friendly) 15

Add to your watch list

From the archive

This film was last shown on 18 February 2019

Barry Jenkins’ follow-up to his magnificent, Oscar winning drama Moonlight is this exquisite romantic adaptation of James Baldwin’s novel of the same name.

Tish and Fonny, two young lovers in ‘70s Manhattan find their bond being tested when Fonny is accused of a crime he didn’t commit. Awaiting trial, lost in the criminal justice system, Tish and her family must decide how far they will go to get Fonny out and secure their future.

This deeply soulful film showcases Jenkins’ dazzling ability to fill the screen with pure romance, crafting magic from the smallest moments. Emotionally devastating and visually breath-taking, If Beale Street Could Talk is an unmissable story of joy, love and pain.

Watch

Director
Barry Jenkins (Director)
Country
USA
Duration
1 hour 57 minutes
Cast
Kiki Layne, Regina King , Stephan James

Explore

We use cookies to help us provide you with a better service, but do not track anything that can be used to personally identify you.

If you prefer us not to set these cookies, please visit our Cookie Settings page or continue browsing our site to accept them.