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If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

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If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

Film
Friday, April 12
6 pm
Cost: Free
A free screening of If Beale Street Could Talk (2018).

USA | 119 min | R | Blu-Ray | Dir. Barry Jenkins
FRI 4/12 at 6pm
SAT 4/13 at 8:30pm
SUN 4/14 at 6pm

In early 1970s Harlem, daughter and wife-to-be Tish (Kiki Layne) vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fiancé Alonzo Hunt (Stephan James). Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together, but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested.

"It's the sort of cinema that feels steeped in the past, completely of the moment and timeless all at once." -Peter Travers (Rolling Stone)

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability

  • English Subtitles via BluRay Menu Available Upon Request
  • Assisted Listening Device Amplification Available

**format change due to projector tech issues has changed available assistive options for this title**

This free event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff, Wisconsin Union members, and their guests.

USA | 119 min | R | Blu-Ray | Dir. Barry Jenkins
FRI 4/12 at 6pm
SAT 4/13 at 8:30pm
SUN 4/14 at 6pm

In early 1970s Harlem, daughter and wife-to-be Tish (Kiki Layne) vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fiancé Alonzo Hunt (Stephan James). Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together, but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested.

"It's the sort of cinema that feels steeped in the past, completely of the moment and timeless all at once." -Peter Travers (Rolling Stone)

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability

  • English Subtitles via BluRay Menu Available Upon Request
  • Assisted Listening Device Amplification Available

**format change due to projector tech issues has changed available assistive options for this title**

This free event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff, Wisconsin Union members, and their guests.

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film@union.wisc.edu
608-890-3000

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