“The American Society of Magical Negroes” Director Explains Use of Satire

"The American Society of Magical Negroes" director and cast sits down with BLACK ENTERPRISE "The Culture Shift" to share how the satirical comedy tackles the “magical negro” trope popularized in American cinema and television throughout the 20th Century. Director Kobi Libii, lead actor Justice Smith, and supporting actress Nicole Byer explain the film's plot and it aims to inspire Black viewers to see the value in themselves.