Summer Film Series: Moonlight (2016)


Summer Film Series: Moonlight (2016)

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

This summer, the Art Museum and the Princeton Garden Theatre are partnering to offer a series of films that broadly reflect on hope and the human condition. Watch along on Netflix and chat with Art Museum and Princeton Garden Theatre staff on Discord. Also available to rent via iTunes and Amazon Prime Video. Each screening is free (with a Netflix account) and begins at 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 22: Moonlight (2016)
Rated R, 1 hour and 51 minutes
Directed by Barry Jenkins

Winner of the Best Picture Oscar, Moonlight presents three stages in the life of a young African American man—his youth, adolescence, and young adulthood—as he grapples with his identity and sexuality, including the physical and emotional abuse he endures growing up. The Discord conversation will be led by James Steward, director of the Art Museum, and Brendan Joyce, programming assistant at Renew Theaters.

How to watch: Head over to and search for Moonlight (2016). Be sure to start the film exactly at 7:30 p.m. Eastern to watch along. Also available to rent via iTunes and Amazon Prime Video.

Hang with us: Open the Discord app on your computer, tablet, or phone. Follow this link to our online chat room to join in. You may need to register a name or e-mail to log on.