Who is you man? And there was no need for me to come out—I was out! Awards for Moonlight. Tinsley describes how, "black queerness itself becomes a crosscurrent through which to view hybrid, resistant subjectivities and perhaps, black queers really have no ancestry except the black water," And he's trying to find his way. Miami Herald. The film amalgamates art film with hood film in its portrayal of African-American characters on-screen.
Associated Press. The ocean is like a crosscurrent as Tinsley says, that can simultaneously be a place of inequality and exploitation as well as beauty and resistance. Real Life.
And black male drug dealers are more than just black male drug dealers.