You’ve heard the hype about this unless you’ve been living under a rock, now we have the official trailer for The Birth Of A Nation directed by Nate Parker.
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.
Check out the Trailer below.
The Birth Of A Nation was written and directed by Nate Parker and stars Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Mark Boone Jr., Colman Domingo, Aunjanue Ellis and Gabrielle Union among others.
It is set to be released in theatres from October 7, 2016.