By Tayler Montague
Intense melancholy and blissful romance mask an undercurrent of political outrage in Barry Jenkins’ rhapsodic take on James Baldwin.
By Charles Bramesco
Barry Jenkins’ low-key examination of black life in America is an aching romance of the very highest order.
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