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The Birth of a Nation

We have a 2016 Sundance winner in the house this week!  Fans of historical dramas will appreciate The Birth of a Nation.  Set in the pre-Civil War Virginia of the 1830s,  The Birth of a Nation is the story of Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strapped owner accepts an offer to use Nat's preaching to subdue unruly slaves.  As he witnesses numerous atrocities against himself and his fellow slaves, he orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom. Rated R.  119 minutes.  Tickets $5.

Earlier Event: December 2
The Birth of a Nation
Later Event: December 4
The Birth of a Nation**