The first trailer for Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation has been released in all its powerful glory! The short clips focuses on Parker’s character Nat Turner, a literate slave who signs a deal with his owner, Samuel Turner, to begin as a traveling preacher looking to tame unruly slaves. Nate Parker, who wrote, directed, and starred in the biographical drama, also won this year’s Cinemacon breakthrough director of the year. Parker and his team were a wonderful group to work with and we thank them for choosing EPS-Cineworks for all their production’s technical needs! Check out the teaser trailer below and be sure to see The Birth of a Nation in theaters October 7th!