12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

In the pre-Civil War United States, a black man from New York, Solomon Northup, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing kindnesses in addition to cruelty Solomon struggles to maintain his or her dignity, although not just to remain living. From the year of his odyssey that is memorable, his lifetime will be forever altered by Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist.