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IFTA Screening - If Beale Street Could Talk

When:January 2019

The Irish Film and Television Academy invites IFTA members to a First Look Screening of 'If Beale Street Could Talk'.

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.

Written and directed by Barry Jenkins (Moonlight), the film stars KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Aunjanue Ellis, Dave Franco, Diego Luna, Pedro Pascal, Emily Rios, Ed Skrein, Finn Wittrock, Bryan Tyree Henry & Regina King

Release Date: 18th January 2019