The Birth of a Nation follows literate slave and preacher Nat Turner (Nate Parker) in the antebellum South. Under the advisement of his overseer, Turner ministers to rebellious slaves as he devises a plan that leads to their freedom. 

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The Birth of a Nation follows literate slave and preacher Nat Turner (Nate Parker) in the antebellum South. Under the advisement of his overseer, Turner ministers to rebellious slaves as he devises a plan that leads to their freedom. 

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