Oscar Rewind: 12 Years A Slave
It's no secret that we don't love watching films that depict people in pain. Especially people of color. It feels easy, and awards bait-y. The novelty of this film is the beginning, where we find our hero a free man, only to be kidnapped into slavery. Steve McQueen at the helm of this film made us feel like we were in safe hands. He provided a beautiful film that is rich in color and texture, as well as told boldly by its lead cast.
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