Barry Jenkins says his new 1970s-set film resonates today

Canadian Press - Affiliate - September 10, 2018

Director Barry Jenkins says he wrote his followup to “Moonlight” the same year as the Oscar-winning film.

“If Beale Street Could Talk,” which stars Kiki Layne and Canadian actor Stephan James, premiered at the Toronto film fest on Sunday.

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Barry Jenkins says his new 1970s-set film resonates today

CAPTION: (Sept.

9, 2018) 1.

SOUNDBITE: Barry Jenkins, writer/director 2.

SOUNDBITE: Teyonah Parris, actor 3.

SOUNDBITE: Stephan James, actor 4.

SOUNDBITE: Brian Tyree Henry, actor 5.

SOUNDBITE: Kiki Layne, actor PLACELINE: Toronto CREDIT: The Canadian Press , Entertainment One

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