Director: Kasi Lemmons
2019, 125 minutes, Digital, PG-13
Cast: Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., Janelle Monáe
Distributor: Focus Features
Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, Harriet tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.
“An impassioned, edifying portrait of a remarkable life, and a fitting showcase for the considerable talents of its star, Tony-winning British actress Cynthia Erivo.” – Leah Greenblatt, Entertainment Weekly