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Film

American Fiction (15)

  • 1h 57m

Free

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Attributes

  • Duration 1h 57m
  • Type Mainstream Film

USA | 2023 | 117’ | 15 | Cord Jefferson | Jeffrey Wright, Tracee Ellis Ross

Monk is a writer whose novels are being overlooked. Frustrated with the establishment profiting from Black creative talent that relies on tired and offensive tropes, he impulsively writes a new novel under a pseudonym. Full of outrageous stereotypes, the book is unexpectedly popular with its white publishers and propels him to the heart of the madness he claims to disdain. A hilarious debut from Cord Jefferson confronting our culture’s hypocrisy with an incredible central performance from the wonderful Jeffrey Wright.

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