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Author: Barry JenkinsAdele RomanskiDede GardnerJeremy KleinerTrevante RhodesAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
A young black man struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
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Genre/Form: Coming-of-age films
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Tarell Alvin McCraney
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Jenkins; Adele Romanski; Dede Gardner; Jeremy Kleiner; Trevante Rhodes; André Holland; Janelle Monáe; Ashton Sanders; Jharrel Jerome; Naomie Harris; Mahershala Ali; Alex R Hibbert; Jaden Piner; Nicholas Britell; James Laxton; Nat Sanders; Joi McMillon; Hannah Beachler; Caroline Eselin; Tarell Alvin McCraney; A24 (Firm),; Plan B Entertainment,; Pastel (Firm),; Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm),
Language Note: In English with optional Spanish and English SDH subtitles.
OCLC Number: 970692945
Notes: Based on the play "In moonlight black boys look blue" by Tarell Alvin McCraney.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features: Audio commentary with director Barry Jenkins; Ensemble of emotion: the making of Moonlight (22 min.); Poetry through collaboration: the music of Moonlight (10 min.); Cruel beauty: filming in Miami (6 min.).
Includes 5 previews of other motion pictures.
Credits: Music, Nicholas Britell ; cinematography, James Laxton ; editing, Nat Sanders and Joi McMillon ; production designer, Hannah Beachler ; costume designer, Caroline Eselin-Schaefer.
Cast: Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe, Ashton Sanders, Jharrel Jerome, Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali, Alex Hibbert, Jaden Piner.
Awards: Academy Awards, 2016: Best Motion Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor (Ali).
Golden Globe, 2017: Best Motion Picture - Drama.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality, drug use, brief violence, and language throughout.
Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.39:1 aspect ratio); 5.1 Dolby digital.
Responsibility: an A24 and Plan B Entertainment presentation ; a Plan B Entertainment/Pastel production ; produced by Adele Romanski ; produced by Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner ; story by Tarell Alvin McCraney ; screenplay by Barry Jenkins ; directed by Barry Jenkins.


A young black man struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
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