Barry Jenkins

Barry Jenkins and KiKi Layne work on the set of “If Beale Street Could Talk.” (Courtesy Tatum Mangus/Annapurna Pictures)’

‘Moonlight’-maker Jenkins follows Oscar win with elegant ‘Beale Street’

Barry Jenkins, whose glorious “Moonlight” won three Academy Awards including best picture,…

 

Moonlight, a coming-of-age drama directed by Barry Jenkins, is a 2016 film critics favorite. (Courtesy A24)

The best movies of 2016

The San Francisco Examiner’s highly unscientific roundup of 2016’s best movies (as…

 

Trevante Rhodes is one of three actors playing the protagonist of “Moonlight,” an extraordinary film by Barry Jenkins. (Courtesy A24/David Bornfriend)

‘Moonlight’ a triumphant tale of a black, gay boy’s journey

“Moonlight” follows a poor, black, gay Miami boy as he progresses from…