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Barry Jenkins Sat Down With Us To Discuss "If Beale Street Could Talk" And I'm At A Loss For Words

Barry Jenkins is the visionary of our generation, periodt.

Barry Jenkins joined Cocoa Butter this past week to discuss his upcoming movie, If Beale Street Could Talk.

And boy, did he deliver. I could listen to him talk for hours, and now you can too!

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1. What inspired you to adapt James Baldwin's novel into a movie?

2. How were you able to turn James Baldwin's written work into visual images?

3. What was it like working with Regina King?

4. What do you want people to take away from the film?

Inspired by this interview? Be sure to catch Barry Jenkin's vision come to life in If Beale Street Could Talk, in theaters now!