12 Years a Slave (2013)




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Title: 12 Years a Slave
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Year: 2013
Directed by: Steve McQueen
Writer: John Ridley (screenplay by), Solomon Northup (based on "Twelve Years a Slave" by)
Language: English
Runtime: 134 min
Country: USA, UK

Cast
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dwight Henry, Dickie Gravois, Bryan Batt

Synopsis
Based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty personified by a malevolent slave owner, as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

Production: Fox Searchlight  
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