Nate Parker in a scene from Birth of a Nation, in which he plays Nat Turner, a slave in America who leads an uprising. Parker is the film’s director, producer and co-writer.

Rapturous reception at Sundance augurs well for Birth of a Nation and Nate Parker, its maker

Fox snaps up rights to film about 1831 American slave rebellion – a passion project of Parker, its director, producer and co-writer, who stars as Nat Turner, slave and preacher who leads uprising

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Nate Parker in a scene from Birth of a Nation, in which he plays Nat Turner, a slave in America who leads an uprising. Parker is the film’s director, producer and co-writer.
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