- Sat Sep 16, 2006, 5:13 AM GMT
Danny Glover will produce and direct an epic feature "Toussaint" based on the 1791-1804 successful slave uprising in Haiti.READ MORE
The story centers on Haitian revolution hero Toussaint L'Ouverture, who led one of the few successful slave uprisings in history. The slaves defeated French, Spanish and British armies and established the first independent black republic, naming Louverture president for life. He was captured and imprisoned by the French and died a year later.