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MOONLIGHT: Encore Feature, Friday thru Thursday

Director: Barry Jenkins
Writer(s): Barry Jenkins
Cast: Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali, Trevante Rhodes, Janelle Monáe
Awards: GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS - Best Film (Drama); GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINATIONS - Best Director, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Screenplay, Best Original Score
Running Time: 110 minutes
Rating: R

We’re bringing back Moonlight for a special one week only run to celebrate its 8 Oscar Nominations since leaving the Athena last month. A favorite among locals and favorite to win the big one at the Academy Awards, enjoy one last theatrical showing of Moonlight before it leaves Thursday, March 2nd!

*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions.

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man in Miami and his struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

“An astonishing film of exquisite lyricism and deep feeling,” says A.O. Scott of The New York Times

“A Masterpiece. We leave the theater as different people than we came in,” raves David Fear of Rolling Stone

Show Times: Plays at 7:35 Friday, Monday, & Wednesday. Plays at 5:10 Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday, & Thursday. Plays at 9:55 Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, & Thursday.

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