M-DCPS Alumni Spotlight

Moonlight at 2016's Toronto International Film Festival

with Barry Jenkins & Cast

Meet director Barry Jenkins and screenwriter Tarrel Alvin McCraney of Moonlight, this year's cinematic winner for Best Picture and other top Oscars nods. 

Barry Jenkins

American filmmaker based in Los Angeles. He is best known for his films Medicine for Melancholy and the critically acclaimed Moonlight.

Miami Northwestern Senior High 

More information: 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barry_Jenkins_(director)

Twitter:

 https://twitter.com/BandryBarry

Tarell Alvin McCraney

American playwright and actor. He was recently appointed as the incoming chair of playwriting at the Yale School of Drama.  

New World School of the Arts (Class of 1999)

More information: 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarell_Alvin_McCraney

Twitter:

https://www.facebook.com/Tarell Alvin McCraney