About the Film:
Ends Thursday, December 8.
The film follows the courtship and marriage of Mildred Jeter, a black woman, and Richard Loving, a white man. They are arrested and sentenced to prison in Virginia in 1958, because their interracial marriage violates the state's anti-miscegenation laws. Exiled to Washington, D.C., they sue the state of Virginia for this injustice. Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton and Michael Shannon star in Jeff Nichols' film.
Based on the true story of Richard and Mildred Loving.