Wednesday 15 February 2017 ore 21:00 - 23:00

Cinema at MAXXI - EXTRA.MOONLIGHT by Barry Jenkins

MAXXI Auditorium – Admittance free
The complimentary ticket should be collected from the MAXXI ticket office from 7:00 PM on the day, subject to availability, max. two tickets per person

A film by Barry Jenkins,
USA 2016, 110’, original language version (with Italian subtitles)
Starring Trevante Rhodes, Janelle Monae, André Holland, Mahershala Alì, Asthon Sanders, Jharrel Jerome

In the desert of Miami, Chiron, a gay African American, lives wild with an addict mother: a powerful dealer takes loving care of him, amidst abuse at school and a love for Kevin, whom he was to meet again as an adult, for just one night. Presented at the Festa del Cinema, the revelation of 2016, winner of the Golden Globe as the Best Dramatic film “a poem written in light, music and vivid human faces” (A.O.Scott, “The New York Times”).

CINEMA AT MAXXI | 25 January – 29 March 2017
curated by Mario Sesti

One of the shining lights of high quality film scheduling in the capital: born as an experiment it soon transformed into a contemporary, innovative and original event. Cinema at MAXXI is back with a range of new features and a programme that is neither a simple film season nor a traditional festival but rather combines diverse traits from both.

The schedules for this edition::
EXTRA major previews
EXHIBIT exhibitions and film
MAXXI DOC new documentary talents
SHORTSLEAGUE the best Italian short films
ALICE FAMILY animation and more


A co-production Fondazione Cinema per Roma and MAXXI.