Left to right, director Barry Jenkins, screenwriter Tarell McCraney, actress Naomie Harris, and actor André Holland welcome the audience at the Chicago premiere of MOONLIGHT at the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival.

Garth Davis’ LION and Barry Jenkins’ MOONLIGHT share top Audience Award honors this year at the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival, with a tie for Best Narrative Feature.

In documentaries, Raoul Peck’s poignant I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO took the Audience Award honors, and the Audience Award for Short Film went to THUNDER ROAD, written and directed by Jim Cummings.

Image: Left to right, screenwriter Tarell McCraney, actress Naomie Harris, director Barry Jenkins and actor André Holland attend the Chicago premiere of MOONLIGHT at the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival.

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