The birth of a nation
Blu-ray
2017
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Nat Turner is a literate American slave and preacher. His financially strained owner accepts an offer to use Nat's preaching to subdue unruly slaves. But as Nat witnesses countless atrocities, he orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom.

Item Details
Subjects:
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Drama.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Turner, Nat, 1800?-1831 -- Drama.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Boone, Mark, Jr., actor.
Bron Studios, production company.
Davis, Elliot, 1948- director of photography.
Domingo, Colman, actor.
Fox Searchlight Pictures, presenter.
Haley, Jackie Earle, 1961- actor.
Hammer, Armie, 1986- actor.
Jackman, Henry (Henry Pryce), composer (expression)
Miller, Penelope Ann, actor.
Parker, Nate, 1979- film director, screenwriter, actor.
Rosenblum, Steven, editor of moving image work.
Stuart, Jason, actor.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Union, Gabrielle, actor.
Description:
1 Blu-ray disc (120 minutes each) : sound, color ; 12 cm
digital optical surround stereo Dolby digital 5.1 Dolby digital 2.0
video file Blu-ray region A
Target Audience Note:
MPAA: R; for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity ; CHVR: 14A.
Other Title:
Container of (work) : Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
Notes:
Special features: Rise up: The legacy of Nat Turner; feature commentary by Nate Parker; gallery.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Widescreen (2.40:1).
Title from container.
Music by Henry Jackman; edited by Steven Rosenblum; director of photography, Elliot Davis.
Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley, Mark Boone Junior, Colman Domingo, Gabrielle Union, Jason Stuart.
Blu-ray, widescreen (2.40:1); Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 5.1; described video.
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
2329493
11782091
Link to PAC
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