Amistad depicts the1839 mutiny onboard a slave ship traveling towards the Northeast Coast of America and the court-room drama that followed.
Director: Steven Spielberg
Cast: Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Mathew McConaughey
Production Company: DreamWorks Productions.HBO Pictures/DreamWorks SKG
Producer: Debbie Allen and Colin Wilson
Filming Locations: Massachusetts State House Senate and House of Representatives chambers; Providence, Newport and Pawtucket, Rhode Island; Mystic Seaport and Groton Long Point, Connecticut
For more information: http://www.newport1.com/amistad/