12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

In the pre-Civil War United States,'' Solomon Northup, a free black man in upstate New York, is abducted and sold to captivity. Facing unexpected kindnesses in addition to cruelty Solomon struggles not just to stay living, but to maintain his or her dignity. In the year of his odyssey, Solomon's chance meeting with a abolitionist will permanently change his lifetime.