Starring: Ashton Sanders, Bill Camp, Margaret Qualley
Directed By: Rashid Johnson
Duration: 1 hr 38 min
Updating the 1940 classic novel by Richard Wright into a contemporary setting, Native Son tells the story of Bigger Thomas (Ashton Sanders), a young African-American from Chicago who is hired as a chauffeur by a wealthy white businessman, Will Dalton (Bill Camp). As Bigger enters this seductive new world of money and power - including a precarious relationship with Dalton’s daughter, Mary (Margaret Qualley) - he faces unforeseen choices and perilous circumstances that will alter the course of his life.