AFI Fest 2020 World Premiere of REALLY LOVE
The film co-stars Suzzanne Douglas and Blair Underwood. Post-screening discussion with Director Angel Kristi Williams and Stars Kofi Siriboe and Yootha Wong-Loi-Sing Moderated by Academy Award Winner Barry Jenkins 8:45pm PDT
About the Film: Set in a gentrifying Washington, DC, a rising Black artist, Isaiah (Kofi Siriboe), spends most of his days pouring his heart into his paintings but still struggles to find his place in the prestigious and competitive art world. At a gallery show, Stevie (Yootha Wong-Loi-Sing), an impressive and intelligent law student, catches his eye. A chance encounter is one thing, but the stars align and they meet again, leading to a whirlwind romance. When both Isaiah and Stevie hit crossroads in their careers, they are forced to consider if their relationship is a love for a season or a love for a lifetime.