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If Beale Street Could Talk

  1. awards chatter
    Here Are the Winners of the 2019 Film Independent Spirit AwardsA big night for If Beale Street Could Talk and Glenn Close’s dog!
  2. 2019 golden globes
    Give Barry Jenkins a Sci-Fi Movie, You Nerds!“I think now I want to grow aesthetically. I would love to do a sci-fi film. I’m a big film of Denis Villeneuve.”
  3. 2019 golden globes
    Golden Globes Tried to Play Regina King Off During Her Speech But It Didn’t WorkKing vowed to achieve gender parity in all projects she produces.
  4. if beale street could talk
    How Beale Street Got Those Eye-popping ColorsBarry Jenkins’s cinematographer and colorist break down exactly how they managed to create the film’s feast of gorgeous shades.
  5. close reads
    Barry Jenkins and Stephan James on Beale Street’s Most Devastating SceneIf Beale Street Could Talk quietly observes two black men talking through their trauma.
  6. interview
    Beale Street Let Regina King Channel Her Mom“I don’t feel like this was a woman that gets scared, that scares easy. I felt like this woman finds comfort in comforting.”
  7. exclusive
    Beale Street Clip: Watch How You Talk to Regina King’s DaughterOne mother stands up to another.
  8. behind the scenes
    The Stories Behind If Beale Street Could Talk’s Gorgeous CostumesBehind the scenes on Tish’s cream cape, Frank’s camel-toned leather jacket, Sharon’s metallic cocktail dress, and more.
  9. movie review
    If Beale Street Could Talk Is Romance on Top, Despair Beneath the SurfaceIn Barry Jenkins’s work, loss is a given. He lyricizes it and sometimes seems to wallow in it.
  10. deep dives
    How Barry Jenkins Brought the Experience of Reading James Baldwin to the ScreenThe Moonlight director on the challenges and rewards of adapting If Beale Street Could Talk.
  11. awards season
    Roma, Regina King, Steven Yeun Win at 2018 L.A. Film Critics Association AwardsWhile Olivia Colman and Ethan Hawke take home Best Actress and Best Actor, respectively.
  12. party report
    Barry Jenkins Says His Favorite Scene in Beale Street Is the ‘Simple Sh*t’It’s a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it moment.
  13. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Could Roma Actually Pull This Thing Off?Whatever misgivings the Hollywood Establishment may have about Netflix, they are not shared by critics, as Roma was the big winner at the NYFCCs.
  14. and the winner is...
    Green Book, A Star Is Born Are National Board of Review’s Biggest WinnersCongratulations!
  15. oscar futures
    What the Gotham Awards Told Us About This Year’s Oscar RaceIt was a good night for First Reformed and Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
  16. independent spirit awards 2019
    Eighth Grade, We The Animals Lead This Year’s Indie Spirit NominationsJeremiah Zagar’s film garnered eight nominations.
  17. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Can The Front Runner Come Back From Its Election Day Drubbing?Jason Reitman’s Gary Hart biopic opened on Election Day, a time when its intended audience was glued to the couch.
  18. exclusive
    This Moody Track From the Beale Street Score Will Put You Right in Your FeelingsFrom Moonlight composer Nicholas Britell.
  19. profile
    Stephan James Is a Face You Won’t Soon ForgetThe star of Homecoming and If Beale Street Could Talk is, quite literally, taking over screens this fall.
  20. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: A Royal Shake-up in the Best Actress RaceThe Favourite’s Olivia Colman is running as a lead. How will that affect the Oscars race?
  21. gotham awards 2018
    The Favourite, First Reformed Lead Gotham Awards NominationsPlus a special honor for Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz, and Emma Stone.
  22. oscars 2019
    Your Guide to the Nobodies Who Will Be Somebodies This Awards SeasonIn Roma, Beale Street, and 22 July, a few of our favorite auteurs have decided to bring new faces to the screen.
  23. party report
    Diego Luna Based His Charming Beale Street Character on Barry Jenkins’s ‘Warmth’“It’s a tiny role, but it’s so important.”
  24. party report
    Barry Jenkins Stresses that Dave Franco’s Beale Street Role is ‘Important’“It just felt like there was something that this character needed to say to our main characters.”
  25. adaptations
    James Baldwin Kept a List of His Dream Cast for a Beale Street MovieWith potential directors, too.
  26. trailer mix
    If Beale Street Could Talk Trailer: Love, InterruptedIn select theaters November 30.
  27. if beale street could talk
    Jake Gyllenhaal, a Big Baldwin Fan, Helped Beale Street HappenGyllenhaal inadvertently helped the estate approve Jenkins’s adaptation.
  28. get to know an oscar movie
    Oscars: Can Beale Street Recapture Moonlight’s Magic?Barry Jenkins’s ode to black love filled Toronto audiences with tears.
  29. tiff
    Barry Jenkins Remembers a Racist Moment During His Moonlight Campaign“If it can happen to me, it can happen to anyone.”
  30. tiff 2018
    Dave Franco’s Cameo Is the Most Polarizing Part of If Beale Street Could TalkThe movie received a rousing ovation at its Toronto premiere. But afterwards, critics couldn’t help asking: Why was Dave Franco in it?
  31. oscar futures
    Summer’s Over — Let’s Talk About the OscarsA look at the frontrunners and dark horses. Plus, 21 narratives to watch out for.
  32. fall preview 2018
    KiKi Layne Is the Rookie of the YearShe’s the star of Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight follow-up, If Beale Street Could Talk, which isn’t bad for a total newcomer.
  33. tiff 2018
    Toronto International Film Festival Announces 2018 LineupLet the awards buzz begin.
  34. adaptations
    Barry Jenkins Got Help From Moonlight Playwright on James Baldwin Adaptation“I think the faces that existed in the time of Baldwin are still present in the New York I see today.”
  35. Help Us Pick This Summer’s Must-Read BookVulture and the NYC Mayor’s Office present the 2018 One Book, One New York nominees.
  36. the industry
    Barry Jenkins to Direct Adaptation of James Baldwin’s If Beale Street Could TalkHe has the blessing of the Baldwin estate.