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142 Ratings

Beyond the Lights

Directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood
United States, 2014


A rising young musician (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) falls into a passionate love affair with the cop assigned to protect her (Nate Parker), in this moving and inspirational romance from writer-director Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball).

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Beyond the Lights Directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2015 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song

Village Voice Film Poll

2014 | Nominee: Best Actress

Chicago International Film Festival

2014 | 2 wins including: Artistic Achievement Award

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2014 | Nominee: Most Promising Performer

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