Watch: The Full-Length Trailer for Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation Is Released


Nate Parker's The Birth of a Nation is gearing up for its fall release. The film—which Parker stars in and directs—is about Nat Turner's rebellion. A "teaser trailer" was released in April. But now a longer trailer is out—and so far the project lives up to the hype.


Take a look at the trailer below:

The Birth of a Nation opens Oct. 7.