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The birth of a nation
The birth of a nation
2017
Videos and DVDs
Set against the antebellum South, 'The birth of a nation' follows Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner, 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.
Imprint:
Moore Park, NSW Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]©2017
Collation:
1 DVD-video (approximately 114 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Notes:
"69837SDG."Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.Special features : Rise up: the legacy of Nat Turner documentary ; Feature commentary by Nate Parker ; Gallery.In English, Castilian. Subtitles in English, Castilian, Danish, Finnish, Norwedian, Swedish. English captions. English audio description.
Credits:
Directed and screeplay by Nate Parker.
Performers:
Cast: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Colman Domingo, Aja Naomi King, Jackie Earle Haley, Penelope Ann Miller, Gabrielle Union.
Audience:
Rated: MA15+
System details:
PAL ; Region 4.
Dewey class:
791.4372
Language:
English
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Beaumaris LibraryDVD M15+DVD BIRAvailable
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