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Sister Of Rape Victim Says Nate Parker Is 'Exploiting Her' In New Film

The sister of the young woman who accused “The Birth of a Nation” director Nate Parker of rape in 1999 has spoken out in a powerful op-ed that calls Parker out for “exploiting [her] sister again.” In the op-ed, published in Variety on Thursday, Sharon Loeflerr writes about how her sister’s life was ruined after her rape and subsequent rape trial. Parker was eventually acquitted while his “Birth of a Nation” writing partner Jean Celestin was convicted (though he later won an appeal).
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