New on DVD: ‘Miss Juneteenth’ a real winner

An award-winning mother-daughter pageant drama tops the new DVD releases for the week of Jan. 19. Winner of the Louis Black “Lone Star” Award at the 2020 SXSW Film Festival — a fitting accomplishment, given the historical significance of the Juneteenth holiday’s Texas origins — and with plenty of Oscar buzz, “Miss Juneteenth” follows a financially struggling single mom, Turquoise Jones (Nicole Beharie), who enters her teenage daughter, Kai (Alexis Chikaeze), into the local Miss Juneteenth pageant. It’s a title Turquoise won herself, but was unable to take full advantage of its college schola…

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