Mary J. Blige's role in the film helped her become the first person to receive acting and songwriting nominations within the same year.
A person doesn't have to be hateful in order to be racist.
”For me, it was a long shot. It was a Hail Mary. But she said yes.”
The Sundance standout stars Jason Mitchell, Garret Hedlund and Mary J. Blige.
David Lowery's supernatural poem and Dee Rees' racial drama shine.