12 Years a Slave UK, USA 2013 – 134min.

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12 Years a Slave


1841: Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) is a free black citizen who lives a secure life with his family. But when he’s lured to Washington on a pretext, the next twelve years of his life will be hell. Kidnapped by slavers, he ends up on a plantation in Louisiana. As he’s subjected to the tyranny of his owner Edwin Epps (Michael Fassbender), Solomon develops a tenacious will to survive.

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German Switzerland: 23. January 2014

Romandie: 22. January 2014

Ticino: 27. February 2014

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9 years ago

Es ist eine sehr realistische Darstellung der damaligen Zustände hat mich beeindruckt weil da Afrika als Chance trotzdem durchschaut und das der Rassismus noch nicht vorbei ist aber am Ende das gerechte doch geschaezt und sich durchsetzen kann


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