By Tomilola Coco Adeyemo
The Official Teaser Trailer of Nate Parker’s The Birth Of A Nation has been released.
The Birth Of A Nation directed and produced by Nate Parker, tells the story of a Slave Nat Turner, who led a Slave Rebellion in Southampton County, Virginia, in 1831.
You may remember that this movie won the largest deal at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, with Fox Searchlight Pictures purchasing the worldwide rights to the film in a $17.8 million dollar deal.
This deal is Sundance’s largest deal till date.
The movie stars Nate Parker (who is also Writer, Director and Producer of the film) as Nat Turner, Aja Naomi King (How To Get Away With Murder), Gabrielle Union (Being Mary Jane) and a host of others.
The Birth Of A Nation premieres in October.
Watch the teaser Trailer below;