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Dec 062016

Bring Home an Important Piece of American History with the Powerful Story of Nat Turner’s Rebellion 


Arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and 4K Ultra HD on January 10

The Birth of a Nation

Set against the antebellum South, THE BIRTH OF A NATION follows Nat Turner (Nate Parker), a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer), accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities – against himself and his fellow slaves – Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom.

The Birth of a Nation Blu-ray & DVD Special Features:

  • Rise Up: The Legacy of Nat Turner Documentary
  • Feature Commentary by Director Nate Parker
  • Deleted Scenes with Optional Director Commentary* (also available in 4K Ultra HD)
  • The Birth of a Nation: The Making of a Movement*
  • #AmeriCAN (Short Film) with Optional Director Commentary*
  • “Free God” Spoken Word*
  • Celebration of Independent Voices – Nate Parker*
  • Shooting Script*
  • Gallery

*Blu-ray only

The Birth of a Nation Blu-ray Specifications:

Street Date:                 January 10, 2017
Screen Format:           Widescreen 16:9 (2.40:1)
Audio:                         English Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles:                     English / Spanish / French
Total Run Time:         Approximately 120 minutes
U.S. Rating:                R
Closed Captioned:      Yes

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