IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK
355 Hespeler Rd., Cambridge
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USA, 2018, Drama, 117 minutes, English, 18A
Director: Barry Jenkins
Principal Cast: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King
Based on the novel by James Baldwin, If Beale Street Could Talk is the story of Tish, a newly engaged Harlem woman who races against the clock to prove her lover’s innocence while carrying their first-born child to term. It is a celebration of love told through the story of a young couple, their families and their lives, trying to bring about justice through love, for love and the promise of the American dream.