12 años de esclavitud

12 años de esclavitud
Solomon Northup is a free black man living in New York in the pre-Civil War years. But he is kidnapped and sold to work as a slave to work on a plantation in Southern Louisiana. Despite adversity, Solomon does not throw in the towel. During the twelve years of his captivity, he decides to fight for his rights and not succumb to the violence and abuse to which he is subjected. His life changes when he meets a Canadian abolitionist. This film is based on real events that happened in 1850
Genre
Drama
Director
Steve McQueen
Actors
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Brad Pitt and Michael Fassbender
Lenght
134 min
Year
2013
Country
United States
Premiere
13/12/2013
Qualification
Not recommended for viewers younger than 16 years of age
12 años de esclavitud