If Beale Street Could Talk

Author(s): Barry Jenkins, Adele Romanski
A timeless love story set in early 1970s Harlem involving newly engaged nineteen-year- old Tish and her fiance Fonny who have a beautiful future ahead. But their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit. Now the pair and their families must fight for justice in the name of love and the promise of the American dream.
Format: DVD
Call Number: Drama
See Also: Anti-racism reading and viewing