Biopic about the extraordinary life of former slave turned abolitionist Harriet Tubman and her work to liberate other slaves by means of a network known as the Underground Railroad.
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.
Starring Oscar-nominated Cynthia Erivo.
“History, heroism and leadership are the stuff of Kasi Lemmons’ rousing and heartfelt film about the life and times of Harriet Tubman, the Spartacus of the American south” The Guardian
“a rich, enlightening portrait – as sturdy and straightforward as the title character herself” Washington Post