Tag: Jeff Nichols

Loving: Implied intimacy 

Richard and Mildred Loving’s inspirational tale of overcoming the odds to keep their love alive was bound for cinema.  The couple living in rural Virginia during the 1950s made waves with their arrests violating then-Virginia law against interracial relationships and later with Loving v. Virginia, the 1967 U.S. Supreme Court decision invalidating laws banning interracial marriage nationwide. In “Loving,” writer/director Jeff Nichols opts to … Read More Loving: Implied intimacy