Barry Jenkins

‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Star KiKi Layne Inks With WME

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> WME has signed KiKi Layne, the newbie star of Barry Jenkins’ upcoming <i>If Beale Street Could Talk</i>.<p>WME will represent Layne in all areas. In …

Hollywood

Airdate: Warriors of Liberty City

Stan will screen documentary series <b>Warriors of Liberty City</b> profiling a a US youth football program in mid-September.<p>This is directed & produced by …

TV (Australia)

‘Destroyer’ with Nicole Kidman in Toronto film festival’s Platform prize program

TORONTO — A crime thriller starring Nicole Kidman and Regina native Tatiana Maslany will compete for a $25,000 jury prize at this year’s Toronto …

Nicole Kidman

Movies by Barry Jenkins, Coen brothers to headline New York Film Festival

The 56th New York Film Festival will feature films from the Coen brothers, Barry Jenkins and 88-year-old documentarian Frederick Wiseman.<p>The Film …

Film Festivals

Coen Brothers, Barry Jenkins' New Films to Play at New York Film Festival

The 56th New York Film Festival will kick off on September 28 and run through October 14<p>The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced its main …

Film Festivals

NYFF 2018 Lineup: New Coen Bros, Barry Jenkins, and Godard Films

Has there been a more exciting fall festival season in recent years than 2018’s? From the jam-packed lineup at this year’s Toronto International Film …

Film Festivals

Movie Trailers This Week: 'Venom,' Barry Jenkins' 'If Beale Street Could Talk,' Chloe Sevigny in 'Lizzie'

'Lizzie' takes a look at the Lizzie Borden murders, starring Chloe Sevigny and Kristen Stewart.

Trailers

‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Trailer: Barry Jenkins’ Tender and Triumphant Return

Jenkins poises his ‘Moonlight’ follow-up with a truly passionate spectacle as tribute.<p>Man, have I missed the romance of <b>Barry Jenkins</b>. His feature …

Filmmaking

Ben Affleck & Matt Damon Sign On for McDonalds Monopoly Scam Movie

With the ‘Deadpool’ writing team penning the script.<p>Earlier this week, the internet erupted after <i>The Daily Beast</i> told the story of a wide-ranging …

Ben Affleck

Hype Daily: Drake’s video for “In My Feelings,” Barry Jenkins’ new trailer and more

<i>Welcome to Hype Daily, Mic’s morning entertainment roundup. Here’s everything you need to catch up on in the entertainment world and what to look</i> …

Music Videos

Barry Jenkins, Gilda Radner & More Trailers You May Have Missed

Staying on top of the trailer circuit is a full-time job in and of itself. We're here to help.Trailer Watch returns this week and it features, in one …

Filmmaking

Don't @ Me with Justin Simien by KCRW on Apple Podcasts

Name<p>Description<p>Released<p>Price<p>1<p>CleanThe Sexual (and Gender) Revolution with Kimberly Peirce<p>Kimberly Peirce’s breakout film “Boys Don’t Cry” was ahead …

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On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup

Barry Jenkins is back with his first project post-<i>Moonlight</i>, and you definitely want to know what it is. [IndieWire]<p>In contrast to other parts of the …

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Watch the Emotional First Trailer for Barry Jenkins's New Film 'If Beale Street Could Talk'

The 'Moonlight' director is making his return to the big screen with an adaptation of James Baldwin's 1974 novel.<p>Academy Award–winning director Barry Jenkins has been pretty busy since stunning audiences with <i>Moonlight</i>. He's reportedly working with <i>Black Panther</i>'s Chadwick Boseman on a 1970s plane …

Entertainment

Oscars 2019: The 31 Movies You Need to Keep an Eye On During Fall Film Festival Season

The fall festivals mark the official start of awards season, and this year is set to feature the returns of heavyweight directors like Barry Jenkins, …

Film Festivals

The First Trailer For Barry Jenkins's 'If Beale Street Could Talk' Is Here, Set In 1970s Harlem

In his followup to <i>Moonlight</i>, writer-director Barry Jenkins is bringing James Baldwin's <i>If Beale Street Could Talk</i>, published in 1974, to the big …

New York City

Barry Jenkins Drops If Beale Street Could Talk Trailer on James Baldwin's Birthday

Despite the memes, <i>Moonlight</i> wasn't just heralded because it was the anti–<i>La La Land</i>. The film marked the arrival of an exciting new voice in American cinema in the form of director Barry Jenkins, and the Miami-born filmmaker has been busy on his follow-up ever since. Well, technically, he's been …

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Barry Jenkins Shared The First Trailer For "If Beale Street Could Talk"

<i>Moonlight</i> director and screenwriter Barry Jenkins shared the first trailer for his upcoming film, <i>If Beale Street Could Talk</i>.<p>For me, August 2nd has …

Film Festivals

Barry Jenkins' Follow-Up to Moonlight Looks Like Another Masterpiece

See the trailer for the director's adaptation of James Baldwin's 'If Beale Street Could Talk.'<p>In 1974, in her review for the <i>New York Times</i>, Joyce Carol Oates described James Baldwin's <i>If Beale Street Could Talk</i> as a novel that "stresses the communal bond between members of an oppressed minority, …

Entertainment

Jenkins unveils 'Beale Street' trailer on Baldwin's birthday

NEW YORK — Writer-director Barry Jenkins has unveiled the teaser trailer for his anticipated “Moonlight” follow-up, “If Beale Street Could Talk,” on …

African-American News

If Beale Street Could Talk: first trailer for Barry Jenkins' Moonlight follow-up

Barry Jenkins, the Oscar-winning writer-director of Moonlight, has revealed the trailer for his much-anticipated new film If Beale Street Could Talk.<p>It’s an adaptation of James Baldwin’s 1974 novel and Jenkins shared the first footage on Twitter to coincide with what would have been the author’s …

Film (UK)

Xavier Dolan’s ‘The Death and Life of John F Donovan’ to be premiered at Toronto film festival

The film stars Jacob Tremblay and Kit Harrington.<p>Xavier Dolan’s <i>The Death and Life of John F Donovan</i> will be premiered at the 43rd Toronto …

Film Festivals

'Moonlight' Director Barry Jenkins Is Back With An Adaptation Of The James Baldwin Classic 'If Beale Street Could Talk'

A couple is torn apart by a false rape accusation.<p>Pooh and his crew were never really my thing as a kid, and there's one VHS tape to blame.<p>In an …

Condoleezza Rice

Movie Talk: Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’ Will Not Be an Origin Story

On this episode of Collider Movie Talk, Mark Ellis, Perri Nemiroff, and Mark Reilly discuss the following: Matt Reeves confirms to Slash Film that …

Ben Affleck

Meet KiKi Layne, the Actress Who's About to Be Everywhere

Kiki Layne<p>Barry Jenkins called me at nine o’clock in the morning,” KiKi Layne says. “He woke me up—and then I found out that I got it.” The it in …

Love Stories

‘Mid90s’ trailer: Jonah Hill pays a tribute to his formative years in Los Angeles

Starring Sunny Suljic and Lucas Hedges, the film will be released on October 19.<p>The trailer for <i>Mid90s</i>, Jonah Hill’s directorial debut starring Sunny …

Los Angeles

2018 TIFF Lineup: New Steve McQueen, Barry Jenkins, Claire Denis

With summer movie season wrapping up in just a few weeks, that means the most exciting time of the year for cinephiles is arriving – fall festival …

Film Festivals

John Waters, others celebrate the anniversary of 'Hairspray'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ricki Lake never in her wildest dreams thought she'd be celebrating the 30th anniversary of the film "Hairspray" at the lofty …

Los Angeles

‘Blindspotting’: Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal on the Devastating Alternate Ending Audiences ‘Couldn’t Take’

The co-leads and screenwriters shared their abandoned script plans with Barry Jenkins and LACMA patrons.<p><i>[Editor’s note: The following article</i> …

Barry Jenkins

Ryan Gosling's First Man To Open At The 75th Venice International Film Festival

Oscar-winning director Damien Chazelles space race drama “<i>First Man</i>” will open at the 75th annual Venice International Film Festival on August …

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