The Birth of a Nation

Personnel:

Mary Vernieu, Casting Director

Michelle Wade Byrd, Casting Director

Nate Parker, Director

Production Type:

Films

Production Status:

Wrapped/Completed

Genres:

Drama

Production Info:

An educated slave and preacher loses his gentle demeanor when he witnesses the atrocities of the slave trade.

With Armie Hammer, Aja Naomi King, Katie Garfield, Penelope Ann Miller, Chiké Okonkwo, Jason Stuart, and Nate Parker.

Produced by Phantom Four Films, Bron Studios, Mandalay Pictures, and Tiny Giant Entertainment.

Shoots May 11–July 15 in Savannah.