'Moonlight' at the 60th BFI London Film Festival

07 Oct 2016

3 mins
'Moonlight' at the 60th BFI London Film Festival

We caught up with the talent behind affecting new drama Moonlight at its LFF premiere at the 60th BFI London Film Festival.

In the video above, the film's star, Into Film Ambassador Naomie Harris, discusses what it means to be bringing the film home to London, as well as offering her insights into the film's themes, including finding yourself, and the universal desire for connection. Naomie also talked about her next project, Collateral Beauty, in which she co-stars with Will Smith.

In the videos below, more of the incredible talent behind Moonlight - including director Barry Jenkins, actors Trevante Rhodes, Mahershala Ali, André Holland, Janelle Monáe, and Harris again - offer their own personal life advice to young people, including the importance of choosing your own path, deciding who you want to be, and embracing the things that make you unique.

The cast of Moonlight offer life advice for young people

Director Barry Jenkins on equal opportunities in film industry

Actor Naomie Harris talks Moonlight 

Mahershala Ali talks about diversity within film

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