From acclaimed writer and director Kasi Lemmons ("Eve's Bayou," "Talk to Me") comes this indelible look at the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter. "Harriet" tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and her transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. With a breakout performance from stage star Cynthia Erivo, the film delves into the ways Harriet Tubman's 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." —Entertainment Weekly