12 Years a Slave
The incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing fierce cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity.
Directed by Steve McQueen
Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano