Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah ★★★★

Sundance 2021 - Film #30 (Ranked at #12)

Judas And The Black Messiah is a strikingly powerful and  timely masterwork that deserves to be upheld as the most important film of the year. Kayuula and Stanfield deliver career-best performances, while the urgent direction & brutal screenplay elevate the film into a worthy awards contender that has a shot at sweeping nominations with the right momentum.

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