Description:Set against the antebellum South, THE BIRTH OF A NATION follows Nat Turner (Nate Parker), a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer), accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities – against himself and his fellow slaves – Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom.
Starring:Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley
Genre:Biography, Drama, History
Writer:Nate Parker (screenplay), Nate Parker (story by), Jean McGianni Celestin (story by)
Released on:07 Oct 2016