American Fiction

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Genre

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Release Year

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Director

Cord Jefferson

Producer

Cord Jefferson, Jermaine Johnson, Nikos Karamigios, Ben LeClair

Cast

Jeffrey Wright, Tracee Ellis Ross

Country

USA

Runtime

117 min

Rating

R

Accessibility

Limited Mobility Access
Assistive-Listening-Systems
Audio Description
Closed Captioning

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AMERICAN FICTION is Cord Jefferson’s hilarious directorial debut, which confronts our culture’s obsession with reducing people to outrageous stereotypes. Jeffrey Wright stars as Monk, a frustrated novelist who’s fed up with the establishment profiting from “Black” entertainment that relies on tired and offensive tropes. To prove his point, Monk uses a pen name to write an outlandish “Black” book of his own, a book that propels him to the heart of hypocrisy and the madness he claims to disdain.

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