the birth of a nation
At the Venice Film International Film Festival, the "Birth of a Nation" director apologized for how he responded to a rape allegation from his college days.
The director and actor's handling of the 1999 rape allegation torpedoed the release of his 2016 film "The Birth of a Nation."
Lakeith Stanfield, Laura Dern and Keira Knightley were the toasts of the festival.
Fifty years ago, a movie like "Get Out" couldn't have existed. But does this really mean progress?
I went to a screening of "The Birth of a Nation" with my 85-year-old mother whose energy and interests continue to belie
The film beat out Nate Parker's much-talked about "The Birth of a Nation."
“This is a forum for the film," the director said at the Toronto Film Festival.
"I’m bothered that we live in a world where rapists have to do very little to be accepted."
“That’s one issue, that’s his personal issue."
Countless cases of sexual assault have resurfaced in the last few years, with public awareness leading women to open up about experiences they had stayed silent about for too long. From Bill Cosby to Woody Allen to Roger Ailes to, now, Nate Parker, our society is learning just how many skeletons are buried in the closets of our beloved golden boys.