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American Fable (2017)

American Fable
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $42,768 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $42,768
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Set in the 1980s Midwest farm crisis about a courageous girl living in a dark and sometimes magical world. When 11-year-old Gitty discovers that her beloved father is hiding a wealthy man in her family’s silo in order to save their struggling farm, she befriends the captive in secret and is forced to choose between saving the man’s life and protecting her family from the consequences of their actions.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 17th, 2017 (Limited) by IFC Films
Video Release: July 11th, 2017 by Sundance Channel Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 97 minutes
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Keywords: Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Coming of Age, Life on a Farm, 1980s, Money Troubles, Revenge, Kidnap, Family Secrets
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: IFC Midnight, Prime Mover Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Gavin MacIntosh    Martin
Rusty Schwimmer    Ethel
Marci Miller    Sarah
Zuleikha Robinson    Vera
Richard Schiff    Jonathan
Charlie Babbo    Michael
Spencer Moss    Heidi
Theresa Tilly    Anna Winters

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Production and Technical Credits

Anne Hamilton    Screenwriter
Anne Hamilton    Producer
Kishori Rajan    Producer
Kevin Harrington    Executive Producer
Gingger Shankar    Composer
Megan Spatz    Costume Designer
Sunday Boling    Casting Director
Meg Morman    Casting Director
Bret Tanzer    Production Designer
Amanda Griffin    Editor
Wyatt Garfield    Director of Photography

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July 11th, 2017

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February 17th, 2017

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