Ava DuVernay To Write, Direct And Create Film Adaption Of New York Times Best Seller”Caste” For Netflix
Underneath her ARRAY Filmworks banner for Netflix, Academy Award and Golden Globe nominee Ava DuVernay can direct, write and create a brand new feature film adaptation based on the critically-acclaimed New York Times bestseller and Oprah’s Book Club choice, Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents from Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson.
Throughout a multiple-story construction, Caste assesses the unspoken system which has formed America and reevaluate our lives nowadays are characterized by means of a hierarchy of individual branches dating centuries.
Caste marks DuVernay’s next feature job and her very first feature movie at Netflix, reuniting her with Netflix executive Tendo Nagenda. The group worked with Disney’s A Wrinkle in Time, making her the top grossing Black girl manager in Western box office background.
DuVernay is now generating a limited collection for Netflix depending on the teenage lifetime of athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick qualified Colin at Black & White. DuVernay will create alongside Sarah Bremner along with Paul Garnes of all ARRAY Filmworks.