Did William Wilberforce's struggle to end the slave trade in the British Empire cause the War...?

...of 1812? In the film Amazing Grace one of the tactics used to attack the slave trade in Britain was to allow privateers to take ships flying an American flag which was supposedly neutral at the time. I really didn't understand all of the political details and wondered if this didn't somehow cause the War... show more ...of 1812?
In the film Amazing Grace one of the tactics used to attack the slave trade in Britain was to allow privateers to take ships flying an American flag which was supposedly neutral at the time. I really didn't understand all of the political details and wondered if this didn't somehow cause the War of 1812.

Can anyone explain this to me?
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