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Moonlight Sonata

February 5, 2017

Shimmering shards of moonlight expose young Chiron in boyhood, adolescence, and in manhood.

Pieces of a puzzle writ in poetic beats. Such things that we are made of. Shards of light that films are made of.

Barry Jenkins Moonlight starts with a swirling camera. Looking. Probing. Figuring where to rest its gaze?

In short order, Jenkins reins in his swirling camera, knows he needs to tell Chiron’s story more quietly; just watch; record Chiron’s fragile life revealed as it unfolds.

A life in search of love.



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One Comment
  1. Barbara Rich permalink

    Well that was a bit of lovely. Thank you.


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