The Birth Of A Nation (2016)

 ●  English ● 2 hrs 0 mins

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Nat Turner, a trained preacher embarks on a preaching tour where he discovers the scope of slavery and the impact of his message on their lives and decides to become a different type of leader.

Cast: Aja Naomi King, Armie Hammer, Gabrielle Union, Nate Parker, Penelope Ann Miller

Crew: Nate Parker (Director), Elliot Davis (Director of Photography), Henry Jackman (Music Director)

Genres: Drama, History, Biography

Release Dates: 07 Oct 2016 (Canada), 05 Jan 2017 (United Arab Emirates), 07 Oct 2016 (United States)

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as Cherry Turner
as Samuel Turner
as Esther
as Nat Turner
as Elizabeth Turner
as Young John Clarke
as Young Hark
as Nancy
as Lieutenant Akers
as Militia General
as Will
as Hark Turner
as Man
as John Clarke
as Benjamin Turner
as Hank Fowler
as Isaac Turner
as Rebel Boy #2
as Bridget Turner
as Rebel Slave
as Young Samuel Turner
as Raymond Cobb
as Joseph Randall
as Armed White #1
as Earl Fowler
as Janice
as Guiles Reese
as Jasper
as Catherine Turner
as Rebel Man
as Rev. Walthall
as Jesse
as General Child's Wife
as General Childs
as Rebel Slave #2
as E.T. Brantley
as young Nat Turner
as Lynch Mob


First Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director


Screenplay Writer
Script Supervisor

Camera and Electrical

Director of Photography
Key Grip


Music Director
Music Label


Sound Effects Studio
Foley Editor
Sound Re-recording Mixer
Foley Artist
Sound Mixer
Boom Operator


Production Designer
Set Decorator
Set Dresser
Storyboard Artist


Casting Associate
Casting Assistant

Costume and Wardrobe

Costume Designer
Costume Supervisor
Costume Assistant


First Assistant Editor
Assistant Editor

Makeup and Hair

Special Effects Makeup Artist
Hair Stylist

Post Production

Post Production Supervisor

Special Effects

Special Effects Coordinator
Special Effects Technician


Stunt Director
Stunt Performer

Visual Effects

CG Supervisor
Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Studio
Visual Effects Artist
Digital Compositor
Film Type:
Colour Info:
ARRI ALEXA XT, Red Epic Dragon
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.39:1 (Scope)
Filming Locations:
Nate Parker had started writing about the life of Nat Turner in 2009.

The movie was completed within 27 days.