29 – 30 MARCH 2019
Paul Greengrass Cinema

If Beale Street Could Talk

Certificate 15 – Running Time: 1 hour 59 mins

Academy Award-winner Barry Jenkins (Moonlight) brings his highly anticipated next feature to the screen, an adaptation of James Baldwin’s stunning novel, If Beale Street Could Talk. In early 1970s Harlem, Tish, a nineteen-year old girl, is in love with a young sculptor, Fonny, the father of her unborn child. When Fonny is falsely accused of rape and imprisoned, Tish and their families race to clear his name before the baby is born. A story about love persisting in the face of racial oppression and injustice.

Winner of One Golden Globe – Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards including Adapted Screenplay.

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