When Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation debuted at the Sundance Film Festival all the way back in January, it garnered red-hot buzz that included awards chatter. 277 weitere Wörter
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Another 2016 film, another disappointment.
„The Birth of a Nation“ tells the real-life story of Nat Turner’s 1831 slave rebellion. Nate Parker directs (in his debut), co-writes, produces and stars as Turner, with Armie Hammer, Aja Naomi King and Jackie Earle Haley in supporting roles. 605 weitere Wörter
The Birth of a Nation was always going to be one of the most discussed movies of the year. The film’s historical Sundance deal, which sold for $17 Million to Fox Searchlight wasn’t just a monumental achievement for the independent film industry, but a step in the right direction in terms of diversifying Hollywood. 363 weitere Wörter
MMT has secured passes to an advanced screening of the highly anticipated film THE BIRTH OF A NATION on Monday, October 3.
Set against the antebellum South and based on a true story, „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. 106 weitere Wörter
Remakes are strange animals…when the source material is well liked, the new rendition is viewed through an entirely different lens and subjected to harsher treatment than a stand alone project. 331 weitere Wörter