Trailer

American Fiction

Runtime
1hr 57mins
Directed by
Cord Jefferson
Featuring
Jeffrey Wright,
Tracee Ellis Ross,
Issa Rae,
Sterling K. Brown
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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.

Winner of the People's Choice Award at the 2023 Toronto International Film Festival.

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Please note that the following showtimes will have Open Captions. Learn more about what that means and see other showtimes here.

  • Tuesday, 2/13 at 7:15pm
  • Thursday, 2/15 at 1:15pm

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