Title
12 years a slave
Other title
Twelve years a slave
Director
Steve McQueen 1969-
Based on the work of
Solomon Northup
Composer
Hans Zimmer 1957-
Actor
Chiwetel Ejiofor Michael Fassbender Benedict Cumberbatch Paul Dano Paul Giamatti Lupita Nyong'o Sarah Paulson Brad Pitt Alfre Woodard
Language
English
Publisher
Belga Home Video, 2013
1 dvd-video + bonus-dvd
Recording date
2013
Playing time
128 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans
EAN
5412370830104
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About Steve McQueen

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Sir Steven Rodney McQueen (born 9 October 1969) is a British filmmaker and video artist. He is known for his award-winning film 12 Years a Slave (2013), an adaptation of Solomon Northup's 1853 slave narrative memoir. He also directed and co-wrote Hunger (2008), a historical drama about the 1981 Irish hunger strike, Shame (2011), a drama about an executive struggling with sex addiction, and Widows (2018), an adaptation of the British television series of the same name set in contemporary Chicago. In 2020, he released Small Axe, a collection of five films set within London’s West Indian community from the late 1960s to the early ’80s" on BBC One and Amazon Prime Video in 2020. The series focuses on "five stories set within London’s West Indian community from the late 1960s to the early ’80s".

For his artwork, McQueen has received the Turner Prize, the highest award given to a British visual artist. In 200…Read more on Wikipedia