In The Underground Railroad, reflections on the after-life of racial violence, how it cannot be escaped
The afterlife of the plantation is as relevant today in the 21st century as it was during the early formation of the US.
The Underground Railroad is a reminder of what makes Barry Jenkins' voice different from other Black filmmakers
While Spike Lee’s work is replete with chaotic energy, Ava DuVernay’s seething with righteous anger, Jordan Peele’s brimming with portrayals of racial tensions through a sinister lens, perhaps no other black filmmaker’s work is as personal as Barry Jenkins.
In The Underground Railroad, Barry Jenkins creates a fabulistic yet grittily real world that doesn't pretty up violent oppression
The world Barry Jenkins depicts is terrible, but the series is visually and emotionally rich.
The Underground Railroad review: Barry Jenkins' cinematic brilliance brings forth a tale on privilege, loss, and freedom
An incisive story on Black suffering, Barry Jenkins' The Underground Railroad is a prized narrative on race and equality.
The Underground Railroad: Amazon Prime Video show creators on adapting Colson Whitehead's book for screen
"This isn’t the first slave narrative that’s been made, but I think we’re creating these images in a way, cinematically, that they just haven’t been created before," says The Underground Railroad director Barry Jenkins.
The Underground Railroad: Toni Morrison to Colson Whitehead, how writers chronicled the resistance to slavery
The Underground Railroad has come to epitomise the abolitionist movement in the American consciousness, as writers compel the country to confront its darkest chapter.
The Underground Railroad series creator Barry Jenkins discusses recontextualising history of Black ancestors
It was “the most satisfying creative experience of my life,” says Barry Jenkins on developing Amazon Prime's 10-episode show The Underground Railroad
The Underground Railroad is slated to release on Amazon Prime Video on 14 May
The prequel, Disney said, will explore the mythology of The Lion King, including Mufasa’s origin story.
Just Mercy movie review: Michael B Jordan, Jamie Foxx's straightforward legal drama exposes America's criminal injustice system
Just Mercy could have then been more than just a standard legal drama, but a punch in the gut to America's civil rights legacy.
The Academy Award-winning director, Barry Jenkins, will also serve as an executive producer alongside Jana Edelbaum and Susan Lewis.
Joel Edgerton's upcoming Amazon series titled The Underground Railroad will also include Thuso Mbedu, Chase W Dillon, and Aaron Pierre.
If Beale Street Could Talk trailer: Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight follow-up is a story about love enduring in the face of racial injustice
If Beale Street Could Talk will be released by Annapurna Pictures on 30 November.
If Beale Street Could Talk: Barry Jenkins releases trailer on birth anniversary of novelist James Baldwin
Barry Jenkins' If Beale Street Could Talk had been adapted from James Baldwin 1974 novel of the same name
Hereditary: Horror film hailed as scariest in years leaves Twitterati sleepless and 'disturbed on a cellular level'
Some of Ari Aster's filmmaking peers from Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead, Baby Driver), Barry Jenkins (Moonlight) and the Safdie brothers (Good Time) took to Twitter to express just how terrified Hereditary left them.
Barry Jenkins' show will be an adaptation of the 2016 Pulitzer-Prize winning novel The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead