The Quest for Freedom

The Quest for Freedom is a 1992 historical film about abolitionist Harriet Tubman.


Ben, a rebellious young African American, mysteriously becomes trapped in the past with abolitionist Harriet Tubman. He experiences life with Tubman as a slave on a Maryland plantation. When the master of the plantation dies, Ben and Harriet use the Underground Railroad to gain their freedom and escape Pennsylvania. Ben discovers purpose and courage in his own life upon returning to his own time.