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
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Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1831, when Virginia slave Nat Turner learns of slavery conditions in other parts of the state, he leads an uprising against slave owners in the area
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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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for disturbing violent conent, and some brief nudity
Language note
English, Spanish, or French dialogue; optional English, Spanish, or French subtitles; SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing); described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B57 2017b
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
Runtime
120
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Bonus features: Rise up: The legacy of Nat Turner; feature commentary by Nate Parker; gallery
  • Special features: Rise-up: the legacy of Nat Turner documentary; Feature commentary by director Nate Parker; Deleted scenes with optional director commentary; The birth of a nation: the making of a movement featurette; #AmeriCAN (short film) with optional director commentary; "Free God" spoken word; Celebration of independent voice -- Nate Parker; Shooting script; 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
Control code
20848109
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 Blu-Ray videodiscs (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2329498
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray; region A; AVC @ 23 MBPS; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), Descriptive Audio 5.1 (English), Dolby Digital 5.1 (Spanish), DTS 5.1 (French); requires blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Bonus features: Rise up: The legacy of Nat Turner; feature commentary by Nate Parker; gallery
  • Special features: Rise-up: the legacy of Nat Turner documentary; Feature commentary by director Nate Parker; Deleted scenes with optional director commentary; The birth of a nation: the making of a movement featurette; #AmeriCAN (short film) with optional director commentary; "Free God" spoken word; Celebration of independent voice -- Nate Parker; Shooting script; 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
Control code
20848109
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 Blu-Ray videodiscs (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2329498
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray; region A; AVC @ 23 MBPS; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), Descriptive Audio 5.1 (English), Dolby Digital 5.1 (Spanish), DTS 5.1 (French); requires blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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