October 17, 2020

Ava DuVernay to write, direct and produce ‘Caste’ film adaptation at Netflix

After the success of her documentary "13th" and miniseries "When They See Us," Ava DuVernay has set her first feature film at Netflix. The Oscar-nominated filmmaker will write, direct and produce the feature adaptation of Isabel Wilkerson's critically-acclaimed book "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents." The film adaptation, titled "Caste," will use a multiple-story structure to examine the "unspoken system that has shaped America and chronicles how our lives today are defined by a hierarchy of human divisions dating back generations."

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