Variety Features Loving in their "Directors on Directors" Feature
Jeff Nichols' work on Loving is praised by director Tom McCarthy [Spotlight] as a part of Variety's seasonal "Directors on Directors" piece.
"In Loving Mr. Nichols has done something quite extraordinary. He has crafted a film that refuses to sensationalize, sentimentalize, or even deify his remarkable subjects," Tom McCarthy.
Read the full piece at Variety.
Both Edgerton and Negga are beyond extraordinary.
Joel Edgerton as Richard and Ruth Negga as Mildred give performances that will be talked about for years.
“Jeff’s script is so beautifully written. This is a story that gets into your heart and touches deep wells of feeling. ”
Ruth Negga: remember the name. It's been a long time since an actor/actress has me so unapologetically in the bag. This woman is something special...
They weren’t martyrs, and didn’t want to be. They weren’t symbols, and didn’t want to be. They were two people in love who wanted to be with each other and their family.