A star athlete and top student, Luce’s idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.
Starring Oscar winner Octavia Spencer, and Oscar nominees Naomi Watts, and Tim Roth!
Sundance: Grand Jury Prize nominee!
“It’s one of the most relevant films about today’s poisoned America and, as it stands, is destined to become one of the very best movies of the year.” (The Playlist)
“this film, ultimately, is a major work of contemporary American cinema: complex, beguiling, and full of meaty discussion points that will challenge audiences throughout 2019 and beyond.” (The Film Stage)