ENJOY CHRISTMASTIME WITH HBO’S EXCLUSIVE MOVIE PREMIERES FOR DECEMBER IN THE CARIBBEAN: “Twelve Years a Slave” fea. Chiwetel Ejiofor

The film tells the story of Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), an African-American violinist who lives with his wife and two children in New York. After accepting an offer to be a musician in Washington, two men drug Solomon and deliver him to a slave pen where he is enslaved for twelve years. Directed by Steve McQueen.

The film tells the story of Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), an African-American violinist who lives with his wife and two children in New York. After accepting an offer to be a musician in Washington, two men drug Solomon and deliver him to a slave pen where he is enslaved for twelve years. Directed by Steve McQueen.

Winner of three Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress and an OscarĀ® for Best Adapted Screenplay, 12 Years a Slave (Saturday, December 20th) is an adaptation of the 1853 slave narrative memoir, “Twelve Years a Slave” by Solomon Northup.

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