Black Nativity

Black Nativity
Black Nativity

Year

2013

Duration

93 minutes

Genres

Drama, Musicals

Language

English

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Synopsis

Christmas is traditionally a time for bringing families together, but as the streetwise teen at the centre of this feel-good musical drama discovers, it can be a difficult process. Shipped off to New York by his broke, single mum, Langston's set to spend the holidays with grandparents he's never met. However the rebellious youngster finds his ultra-strict granddad, Reverend Cornell, increasingly hard to handle, making him determined to return to his Baltimore home. What follows is an emotional journey that explores the true meaning of family, faith and forgiveness. Adapted from a famous 1960s play retelling the Nativity story, this festive film combines strong performances with seriously uplifting gospel singing.

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PG Classification

Contains mild threat and very mild language

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