High Flying Bird
First screened in November 2019
Director: Steven Soderbergh. Cast: André Holland, Zazie Beetz, Melvin Gregg, Sonja Sohn, Bill Duke, Kyle McLachlan, Justin Hurtt-Dunkley, Jeryl Prescott, Zachary Quinto, Reggie Jackson, Karl-Anthony Towns, Donovan Mitchell. Screenplay: Tarell Alvin McCraney. Twitter Capsule:
That is quite a script, and Soderbergh still excels with actors. Not sure his direction maximizes every potential.
Soderbergh could really stand to flex his aesthetic, but for him and for McCraney, this is what it's about: a suave challenge to industry norms.