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Title Moonlight [videorecording] / 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.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2017]


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Description 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. stamping rda
Description digital optical surround 5.1 Dolby digital rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.39:1 aspect ratio) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Language English dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Cast Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe, Ashton Sanders, Jharrel Jerome, Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali, Alex Hibbert, Jaden Piner.
Credits Music, Nicholas Britell ; cinematography, James Laxton ; editing, Nat Sanders and Joi McMillon.
Note Based on the play "In moonlight black boys look blue" by Tarell Alvin McCraney.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Summary A young black man struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality, drug use, brief violence, and language throughout.
Awards Academy Awards, 2016: Best Motion Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor (Ali).
Golden Globe, 2017: Best Motion Picture - Drama.
Note 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.).
Subject African American gay men -- Florida -- Miami -- Drama.
African American boys -- Florida -- Miami -- Drama.
Metropolitan areas -- Florida -- Miami -- Drama.
Urban youth -- Florida -- Miami -- Drama.
Gay youth -- Florida -- Miami -- Drama.
Genre/Form Coming-of-age films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jenkins, Barry, 1979- film director, screenwriter.
Romanski, Adele, film producer.
Gardner, Dede, film producer.
Kleiner, Jeremy, film producer.
Rhodes, Trevante, 1990- actor.
Holland, André, actor.
Monáe, Janelle, actor.
Sanders, Ashton, 1995- actor.
Jerome, Jharrel, 1997- actor.
Harris, Naomie, 1976- actor.
Ali, Mahershala, 1974- actor.
Hibbert, Alex R., actor.
Piner, Jaden, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : McCraney, Tarell Alvin. In moonlight black boys look blue.
A24 (Firm), presenter.
Plan B Entertainment, presenter, production company.
Pastel (Firm), production company.
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 031398257363
Music No. 51048 Lionsgate

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