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If Beale Street Could Talk

March 6 - March 10
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March 7, 8:00 PM
March 8, 8:00 PM
March 9, 5:00 & 8:00 PM
March 10, 4:00 & 7:00 PM

$50/Film Pass

Set in early-1970s Harlem, If Beale Street Could Talk is a timeless and moving love story of both a couple’s unbreakable bond and the African-American family’s empowering embrace, as told through the eyes of 19-year-old Tish Rivers (screen newcomer KiKi Layne). A daughter and wife-to-be, Tish vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fianc√© Alonzo Hunt, who goes by the nickname Fonny (Stephan James). Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit. Through the unique intimacy and power of cinema, If Beale Street Could Talk honors the author’s prescient words and imagery, charting the emotional currents navigated in an unforgiving and racially biased world as the filmmaker poetically crosses time frames to show how love and humanity endure.

Rated: R

Run time: 1 hour 57 mins

Doors will open 30 minutes prior to showing.

Start: March 6
End: March 10
Cost: $7
Venue Name: The Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
Address: 508 S Main Street
Moscow, ID 83843 United States
Phone: 2088824127