A healing story for our times
When Adesimba gives refuge to Muslims threatened in the backlash to 9/11, her FBI father and Black Panther stepfather forge a fragile alliance to shield her from the inevitable consequences of her actions.
Adesimba goes her own way, rejecting their interventions — but will she be able to save the refugees, the community she’s put at risk — and herself?
Portraying a fractured American family that is further divided by external political events,
AMERICAN UBUNTU tells the story of three people who face their painful differences, and come to a new understanding of who they are — as individuals, as a family, and as Americans.