Thursday, November 14, 2013

Twelve Years A Slave @ Civic’s Nineteenth Street Theatre

“Twelve Years A Slave” is 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.

In Civic’s Nineteenth Street Theatre
2 hours and 17 minutes, Rated R

Thursday, November 14 at 5:00, 7:30 pm

Playing till Thursday November 21st 2013
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