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.
Harriet stars Cynthia Erivo who was nominated for both a Golden Globe and an Oscar for her leading performance. The film received a second Oscar nomination for Best Original Song (“Stand Up”).
“So often, historical films are stale and mired in misery, but Harriet has a rare buoyancy” The Guardian ★★★★