First Look at Nate Parker’s Nat Turner Film, ‘The Birth of a Nation’ (Photo) pdrama December 3, 2015 Uncategorized By BostonDodger via Shadow&Act One of the most highly anticipated films of the year is Nate Parker’s take on Nat Turner’s slave revolution. “The Birth of a Nation,” was written by the actor wrote who also directed and stars in the film. The official synopsis reads: Set against the antebellum South, this story 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. After witnessing countless atrocities against fellow slaves, Nat devises a plan to lead his people to freedom. Joining Parker in front of the camera are Armie …read more Via:: DJsDoingWork.com Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.