We see 3 stages in Chiron’s story, a black struggling with his sexual identity–as a bullied 10-year-old; a still bullied 16-year-old; & a man choosing his future after reconciling with his recovering mother.
The story of how after the Civil War whites used a clause in the 13th Amendment to transform slaves into criminals, a legacy that we are still fighting.
In this father-son film a promising black student is pulled between his gun-wielding friends & his strict father, the latter concerned about gun violence.
Two black brothers and their friend in the hood are in danger from drugs & violence, with the father of one of them trying to teach his son right from wrong.
Yes, the movie is full of R-rated language, BUT this true story is so compelling and timely that I recommend the film. Click the image to read my entire review.
Not Rated–Documentary. Running time: c. 55 min. Our content ratings: Violence 1; Language 0; Sex 6/Nudity 0. Our star ratings (0-5): 5 It is well with those who deal generously and lend, who conduct their affairs with justice. Psalm 112:5 Even non-fans know of Jackie Robinson and Manager Branch Rickey’s bold and brave integration …
Black boxer, convicted of murder by a racist cop using false testimony, writes a book but is unable to prove innocence until a teenaged boy pushes his case.