12 Years a Slave

2013

Biography / Drama

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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 (Chiwetel Ejiofor) a free black man from upstate New York is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty (personified by a malevolent slave owner portrayed by Michael Fassbender) 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 (Brad Pitt) will forever alter his life.

Director

Steve McQueen

Cast

Chiwetel Ejiofor as Solomon Northup
Michael Kenneth Williams as Robert
Michael Fassbender as Edwin Epps
Brad Pitt as Bass