'Steve McQueen forces us to confront the brutality of slavery'
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A very interesting video review on the movie on PBS
12 YEARS A SLAVE- Official trailer
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12 Years a Slave: who was Solomon Northup?
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Solomon Northup as he appears in the original book and Chiwitel Ejiofor, who has been much-praised in the lead role of the film.
Some articles about the movie:
An article about the relation between the book and the film, click on the book cover, to read the article:
An article about the Bafta Awards, click on the picture to read the article: