12 years a slave


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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (134 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
024543880967, 024543880974


General Note
Based on the book Twelve years a slave by Solomon Northup.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
General Note
Special features: Featurette on the production team ; featurette on the score.
Creation/Production Credits
Music by Hans Zimmer ; editor, Joe Walker ; director of photography, Sean Bobbitt ; production designer, Adam Stockhausen ; costume designer, Patricia Norris.
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Garret Dillahunt, Paul Giamatti, Scoot McNairy, Lupita Nyong'o, Adepero Oduye, Sarah Paulson, Brad Pitt, Michael Kenneth Williams, Alfre Woodard.
It is 1841, and Solomon Northup, an accomplished, free citizen of New York, is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Stripped of his identity and deprived of all dignity, Northup is ultimately purchased by ruthless plantation owner Edwin Epps and must find the strength within to survive.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R, for violence/cruelty, some nudity and brief sexuality.
System Details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0, dual layer.
In English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captiones; descriptive audio.
Golden Globes, 2014: Best Motion Picture - Drama.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

McQueen, S., Ridley, J., Pitt, B., Ejiofor, C., Fassbender, M., Cumberbatch, B., Dano, P. F., Dillahunt, G., Giamatti, P., Mcnairy, S., Nyong'o, L., Oduye, A., Paulson, S., Williams, M. K., Woodard, A., & Northup, S. 12 years a slave .

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steve McQueen et al.. 12 Years a Slave. .

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steve McQueen et al.. 12 Years a Slave .

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

McQueen, Steve, et al. 12 Years a Slave

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