An interracial couple travel states to marry and are imprisoned on their return. A tale of quiet courage.
In 1950s Virginia, Richard Loving (Joel Edgerton) falls in love with Mildred Jeter (Ruth Negga).
Since interracial marriage is forbidden in Virginia, they travel to Washington DC to tie the knot. When they return, they are sentenced to one year in prison – suspended for 25 years if they leave the state. But the
Lovings are determined to go back home.
Director Jeff Nichols (Mud) delivers an affecting tale of quiet courage.
Contains infrequent racist language