Barry Jenkins


Barry Jenkins Is the Perfect Director for the Alvin Ailey Biopic

Between Jenkins' stunning depictions of Black characters and the legendary choreographer's dance moves, the film is destined for greatness.
Taylor Hosking
The Survey

'If Beale Street Could Talk' Star Kiki Layne Does Tarot Every Damn Day

The lead actress of Barry Jenkins's Oscar-nominated new film says that the cards told her to stick it out in Hollywood.
Zing Tsjeng

Terence Nance Is Conquering Hollywood with the Power of His People

The creator of 'Random Acts of Flyness' has a bold vision of blackness that revolutionized TV in 2018—and he's just getting started.
Taylor Hosking

Barry Jenkins on the Burden of Honoring James Baldwin with ‘Beale Street’

We spoke to Jenkins and composer Nicholas Britell about turning the classic novel into a classic film.
Noel Ransome

Here Are the Best Films We Saw at TIFF

So. Many. Good. Movies.
VICE Staff
TIFF 2018

‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Is a Raw Adaptation of Black Love

Love as an antidote to black struggle is the most real thing that I can imagine.
Noel Ransome
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Emotional First Trailer for Barry Jenkins's New Film 'If Beale Street Could Talk'

The 'Moonlight' director is making his return to the big screen with an adaptation of James Baldwin's 1974 novel.
Lauren Messman
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Terrifying Sundance Movie 'Hereditary' Is Scaring People with Freaky Dolls Now

Some people who attended a midnight showing woke up to find these creepy toys on their doorstep, courtesy of A24.
River Donaghey
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Barry Jenkins Deserves an Oscar for These 'Notting Hill' Plane Tweets

The 'Moonlight' director took us on an emotional rollercoaster that included Rick Ross, comparisons to antique lamps, Twitter polls, and Woodford Reserve​ bourbon.
Kara Weisenstein
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

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VICE Staff

'Dear White People' Is Hilarious, Real, and Necessary

Justin Simien's sequel isn't just a television show but an act of revolution.
Pilot Viruet
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Moonlight' Director Barry Jenkins Is Turning 'The Underground Railroad' into an Amazon Series

Jenkins will write and direct the adaptation of Colson Whitehead's award-winning novel for the streaming service.
Drew Schwartz