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NY Emmy® Nomination Announcement

The Birth of a Nation



Members with their adult guests are invited to attend a confirmed Seating Preview Screening of: BIRTH OF A NATION from: Fox Searchlight and Allied Integrated Marketing. 

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This invitation is Non-Transferable.


Please send an email request to Phyllis Bishop: . Include your full name, your guest’s full name and your membership number. You must answer ALL emails from Phyllis Bishop to attend these screenings.


Date: Wednesday September 14th.

Arrival Time: 6:00 p.m. sharp for the 7:00 p.m. Screening. No one arriving at 6:30 can be guaranteed seating.

Cinema: AMC Loews 19th Street East 6 Public Cinema

Address: 890 Broadway, NYC 10003.  (Subway: Union Square Station and walk across)

Check in: Check in with Phyllis Bishop only at the lobby desk inside the Cinema. 

NOTE: Absolutely no recording devices will be allowed in the theatre.  There is no admittance after the film begins.  Please be advised that all bags and/or purses are subject to search and that theater will be subject to anti-film piracy, night vision security, surveillance. 

Review Embargo: By attending this screening, you agree to hold all print, online, radio and television reviews, until the film’s release date. This includes posting any social media reactions/reviews to Twitter or Facebook and blog postings.  Director: Nate Parker 

Writers: Jean McGianni Celestin (story by), Nate Parker (screenplay)

Stars: Nate Parker,  Armie Hammer, Mark Boone Jr., Colman Domingo, Aunjanue Ellis, Dwight Henry, Aja Naomi King, Esther Scott, Roger Guenveur Smith, Gabrielle Union, with Penelope Ann Miller and Jackie Earle Haley.

Synopsis: Set against the antebellum South, THE BIRTH OF A NATION follows Nat Turner (Nate Parker), a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer), accepts an offer to use Nat's preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities - against himself and his fellow slaves - Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom. Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

Genres:  Biography Drama 

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA): Rated R for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity

Release Date: 7 October 2016 (USA)

Runtime: 2 hours.

Filming Locations: Savannah, Georgia, USA


Group(s): New York Emmys


Wed, Sept. 14, 2016
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central