NYFF 51 Main Slate 1
NYFF 51 Main Slate 1

Opens Oct 18

American Promise

Tickets from just $8

"American Promise is documentary at its best." —Albert Maysles


“A moving document…inspiring and engrossing.” —Duane Byrge, Hollywood Reporter


American Promise follows two African-American boys and their families for 12 years as they navigate the terrain of race, privilege and opportunity at a rigorous New York City private school.