Director: Ernest R. Dickerson
Writer: Erika Ellis, Trey Ellis
Stars: Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Zachary Simmons Glover, Mo'Nique, Ryan Michelle Bathe
Countries: United States
Good Fences is about an upwardly mobile black family for whom the American dream becomes a nightmare. Set in the 1970s, Tom Spader is an attorney who is determined to end what he has dubbed “the colored man’s losing streak.” When his winning of a high-profile case thrusts him into the limelight, he decides to moves his wife and their two kids out of their mixed lower-middle-class town and into the posh enclave of Greenwich, Connecticut.