- Directed by: Jeff Nichols
- Cast: Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga, Michael Shannon, Nick Kroll
Based on the true story of Richard and Mildred Loving (Edgerton and Negga), a married couple from Virginia who were arrested in 1958 and found guilty of the then-crime of miscegenation (he was white, she was black.) Quietly assured drama with outstanding performances and understated dignity.
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Reviews & features
Loving17 May 2016
Cannes 2016: Jeff Nichols relays the fight for interracial marriage with typical subtlety
In the still of the night in Caroline County, Virginia on July 11, 1958 the local sheriff’s department entered the home of Richard and Mildred Loving to arrest them. Their crime was simply being an interracial married couple. A ruling by Judge Leon…
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