A first official poster of Loving, the upcoming period drama movie written and directed by Jeff Nichols and starring Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga, has been unveiled for the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, take a look below:
All love is created equal.
Written and directed by Jeff Nichols
“The film celebrates the real-life courage and commitment of an interracial couple, Richard (Joel Edgerton) and Mildred (Ruth Nega) Loving, who married and then spent the next nine years fighting for the right to live as a family in their hometown. Their civil rights case, Loving v. Virginia, went all the way to the Supreme Court, which in 1967 reaffirmed the very foundation of the right to marry – making their love story an inspiration to couples everywhere.”
They sure make for lovely couple: the future is mixed!
And here’s a preview clip from the film:
Loving – I’m going to build you a house here, our house!
The film will be released in theaters on November 4, 2016.