Broaching the controversial topic of slavery in America, 12 Years a Slave has just released a brand new teaser trailer.
The much-anticipated flick boasts a cast that includes Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Paul Dano, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Paul Giamatti, and Benedict Cumberbatch.
12 Years a Slave is slated to hit theaters in limited release on October 18th, though there may be a wider launch thereafter, depending on audience response.
Per the synopsis, A free black man named Solomon Northup is abducted and sold into slavery. He endures unspeakable cruelty as he struggles for survival and liberty.