For a while now there’s been talk about a Harriet Tubman film project. Well, the trailer for “Harriet,” the biopic on the historic figure was released earlier today.
“Harriet,” directed by Kasi Lemmons, tells the true story of abolitionist’s escape from slavery and her many missions back to the South to help free other slaves via the Underground Railroad.
Look for “Harriet” to hit theaters on November 1.
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.