Sat 29 Feb - Sat 7 Mar

Amazing Grace

Cert. U

Did You Miss It?, Festivals & Series, Special Screenings

Best of 2019

87 mins

in English

USA | 2018 | dir.s Allan Elliott and Sydney Pollack, with Aretha Franklin, Reverend James Cleveland

An invaluable record of one of America’s greatest artists led by Oscar-winning filmmaker Sydney Pollack. In 1971, Aretha Franklin, the undisputed Queen of Soul, brought producer Jerry Wexler, her backup singers, and the legendary Atlantic Records rhythm section to The New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles to record an album of gospel music before an enthusiastic audience. The result, Amazing Grace, went on to become one of the biggest albums of her career and the best-selling Gospel record of all time…

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