Pick of the Day: Miss Juneteenth

Today’s release of “Miss Juneteenth” couldn’t be more welcome or better timed. As calls for making Juneteenth a federal holiday gain further momentum amidst Black Lives Matter protests stateside and abroad, Channing Godfrey Peoples’ feature directorial debut puts the celebration front and center. The mother-daughter drama follows Turquoise (Nicole Beharie, “Sleepy Hollow”), a former beauty…

June 22, 2020
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