Screening as part of the Festival Closing Night Premiere and Party
Saturday, October 27, NMAAHC 7:45 PM
Runtime: 117 min
D.C. Premiere!

In this an adaptation of James Baldwin’s 1974 novel, If Beale Street Could Talk, Alonzo Hunt is accused of raping a woman, despite having an alibi. His fiancée, Tish Rivers, scrambles to prove his innocence while carrying their first child.

Check out some amazing objects in the museum's collection related to this film.
Letter to David Baldwin from James Baldwin Credit: Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Baldwin Family