The Resource The birth of a nation, directed by Nate Parker ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; story by Nate Parker & Jean McGianni Celestin ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; a Fox Searchlight Pictures presentation ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production in association with Novofam Productions [and 8 others]

The birth of a nation, directed by Nate Parker ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; story by Nate Parker & Jean McGianni Celestin ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; a Fox Searchlight Pictures presentation ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production in association with Novofam Productions [and 8 others]

Label
The birth of a nation
Title
The birth of a nation
Statement of responsibility
directed by Nate Parker ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; story by Nate Parker & Jean McGianni Celestin ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; a Fox Searchlight Pictures presentation ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production in association with Novofam Productions [and 8 others]
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Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
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Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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
Member of
Awards note
Grand Jury Prize (U.S. Drama) and Audience Award (U.S. Drama), Sundance Film Festival.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
  • Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
  • Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
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Credits note
Music, Henry Jackman ; editor, Steven Rosenblum ; director of photography, Elliot Davis ; production designer, Geoffrey Kirkland ; costume designer, Francine Jamison-Tanchuck
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity
  • CHV rating: 14A
Language note
In English or dubbed Spanish or French with optional Spanish or French subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; English described video; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B57 2017
PerformerNote
Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Mark Boone Jr., Colman Domingo, Dwight Henry, Aunjanue Ellis, Aja Naomi King, Esther Scott, Roger Guenveur Smith, Gabrielle Union, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley, Tony Espinosa, Chiké Okonkwo, Jayson Warner Smith, Jason Stuart
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  • 1979-
  • 1979-
  • 1986-
  • 1961-
  • 1953-2020
  • 1982-
  • 1948-
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  • Parker, Nate
  • Turen, Kevin
  • Berman, Jason Michael
  • Gilbert, Aaron L.
  • Holmes, Preston
  • McGianni Celestin, Jean
  • Hammer, Armie
  • Miller, Penelope Ann
  • Haley, Jackie Earle
  • Boone, Mark
  • Domingo, Colman
  • Union, Gabrielle
  • Henry, Dwight
  • Ellis, Aunjanue
  • King, Aja Naomi
  • Scott, Esther
  • Smith, Roger Guenveur
  • Espinosa, Tony
  • Okonkwo, Chiké
  • Smith, Jayson Warner
  • Stuart, Jason
  • Jackman, Henry
  • Rosenblum, Steven
  • Davis, Elliot
  • Kirkland, Geoffrey
  • Jamison-Tanchuck, Francine
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Bron Studios
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Phantom Four (Firm)
  • Mandalay Pictures
  • Tiny Giant Productions
  • Novofam Productions
Runtime
120
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  • Turner, Nat
  • Slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Slave insurrections
  • Turner, Nat
  • Esclavos
  • Esclavos
  • Antislavery movements
  • Slaves
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The birth of a nation, directed by Nate Parker ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; story by Nate Parker & Jean McGianni Celestin ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; a Fox Searchlight Pictures presentation ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production in association with Novofam Productions [and 8 others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced 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
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
964452301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543294931
  • 024543294948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2329493
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)964452301
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.40:1); Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 5.1; described video
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The birth of a nation, directed by Nate Parker ; screenplay by Nate Parker ; story by Nate Parker & Jean McGianni Celestin ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; a Fox Searchlight Pictures presentation ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions production in association with Novofam Productions [and 8 others]
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced 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
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
964452301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543294931
  • 024543294948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2329493
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)964452301
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.40:1); Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 5.1; described video
Video recording format
DVD

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