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Title Amazing grace [videorecording] / Bristol Bay Productions presents in association with Ingenious Film Partners, a Sunflower production, a Michael Apted film ; produced by Patricia Heaton, David Hunt, Terrence Malick, Edward R. Pressman, Ken Wales ; written by Steven Knight ; directed by Michael Apted.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka DVD Collection  DVD287    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Amazing    ---  DUE 11-04-19
Description 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Widescreen.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Special features: Audio commentary with director Michael Apted and actor Ioan Gruffudd; "How sweet the sound: the story of Amazing grace" featurette; Chris Tomlin music video; Finding freedom: a tour of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center; interactive discussion tools and study guides.
Credits Director of photography, Remi Adefarasin ; editor, Rick Shaine ; music by, David Arnold ; costume designer, Jenny Beavan ; production designer, Charles Wood.
Cast Ioan Gruffudd, Romola Garai, Ciaran Hinds, Rufus Sewell, Youssou N'Dour, Michael Gambon, Albert Finney.
Summary Based on the life of William Wilberforce, his passion, and perseverance to pass a law ending the slave trade in the late 18th and the people, including his minister, who pushed him to pursue it to the end.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for thematic material involving slavery and some mild language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Awards Heartland Film Festival, 2007: Truly Moving Sound Award - Truly Moving Picture.
Subject Wilberforce, William, 1759-1833 -- Drama.
Newton, John, 1725-1807 -- Drama.
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
DVD-Video discs.
Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Drama.
Added Author Gruffudd, Ioan, 1973-
Garai, Romola, 1982- Actor.
Hinds, Ciaran, 1953-
Sewell, Rufus, 1967- Actor.
N'Dour, Youssou, 1959-
Gambon, Michael.
Finney, Albert, 1936-2019.
Heaton, Patricia, 1958- Producer.
Hunt, David. Producer.
Malick, Terrence, 1943-
Pressman, Edward R., 1943-
Wales, Ken, 1939-
Knight, Steven, 1959- Screenwriter.
Apted, Michael, 1941-
Arnold, David, 1962- Composer.
Bristol Bay Productions (Firm)
Ingenious Film Partners (Firm)
Sunflower Productions.
Added Title Amazing grace (Motion picture : 2006)
Standard No. 024543444930 50
Music No. 2244492 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2244497 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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