Nanette Burstein Pretends to Document Our Country's Soul in 'American Teen'

New York Press | July 24, 2008
Not exactly a humanist document, American Teen actually belongs to the Disaster Movie genre. It gathers a mixed group of high school students in their senior year—a preppie, a jock, a nerd, a princess (The Breakfast Club cliches)--and leers at their hostility to each other.

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