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The Resource The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production ; in association with Novofam Productions, Follow Through Productions, Infinity Entertainment, Oster Media, Point Made Films, Juniper Productions, Argent Pictures, Hit 55 Ventures and Creative Wealth Media Finance Corp. ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; directed by Nate Parker

The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production ; in association with Novofam Productions, Follow Through Productions, Infinity Entertainment, Oster Media, Point Made Films, Juniper Productions, Argent Pictures, Hit 55 Ventures and Creative Wealth Media Finance Corp. ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; directed by Nate Parker

Label
The birth of a nation
Title
The birth of a nation
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production ; in association with Novofam Productions, Follow Through Productions, Infinity Entertainment, Oster Media, Point Made Films, Juniper Productions, Argent Pictures, Hit 55 Ventures and Creative Wealth Media Finance Corp. ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; directed by Nate Parker
Contributor
Actor
Author
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Henry Jackman ; costume designer, Francine Jamison-Tanchuck ; edited by Steven Rosenblum ; production designer, Geoffrey Kirkland ; director of photography, Elliot Davis
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity
Language note
In English (Dolby Digital 5.1 surround), with optional Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0), or French (Dolby Digital 2.0), with optional Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video
PerformerNote
Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Mark Boone Jr., Colman Domingo, Aunjanue Ellis, Dwight Henry, Aja Naomi King, Esther Scott, Roger Guenveur Smith, Gabrielle Union, with Penelope Ann Miller and Jackie Earle Haley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1979-
  • 1986-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Nate
  • Finley, Michael
  • Goyer, David S.
  • Lee, Barb
  • Moran, Mark
  • Hammer, Armie
  • Boone, Mark
  • Domingo, Colman
  • Ellis, Aunjanue
  • Henry, Dwight
  • King, Aja Naomi
  • Scott, Esther
  • Smith, Roger Guenveur
  • Union, Gabrielle
  • Miller, Penelope Ann
  • Haley, Jackie Earle
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Bron Studios
  • Phantom Four Films
  • Mandalay Pictures
  • Tiny Giant Productions
  • Novofam Productions
  • Follow Through Productions (Firm)
  • Infinity Entertainment (Firm)
  • Oster Media
  • Point Made Films
  • Juniper Productions
  • Argent Pictures
  • Hit 55 Ventures
  • Creative Wealth Media
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turner, Nat
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Antislavery movements
  • Southampton Insurrection, 1831
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production ; in association with Novofam Productions, Follow Through Productions, Infinity Entertainment, Oster Media, Point Made Films, Juniper Productions, Argent Pictures, Hit 55 Ventures and Creative Wealth Media Finance Corp. ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; directed by Nate Parker
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Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Special features: Rise up: The legacy of Nat Turner; feature commentary by Nate Parker; gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543294931
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2329493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964452301
  • 2770724
  • (MWT)MWT11728851
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0, English descriptive audio 5.1; described video
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production ; in association with Novofam Productions, Follow Through Productions, Infinity Entertainment, Oster Media, Point Made Films, Juniper Productions, Argent Pictures, Hit 55 Ventures and Creative Wealth Media Finance Corp. ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; directed by Nate Parker
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Special features: Rise up: The legacy of Nat Turner; feature commentary by Nate Parker; gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543294931
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2329493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964452301
  • 2770724
  • (MWT)MWT11728851
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0, English descriptive audio 5.1; described video
Video recording format
DVD

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