Nate Parker’s upcoming Nat Turner Drama “Birth of a Nation” is set to hit theaters in October. This drama is about Nat Turner and the revolt he led in 1831. Nat Turner was a literate slave and preacher. His owner, Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer), was going through financial problems accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves. Turner witnesses horrific behavior against himself and other slaves and plans an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom. Watch the newly released trailer video below.
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