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.
Subjects:Amazing grace (Hymn) -- Drama.
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain -- Drama.
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama.
Newton, John, 1725-1807 -- Drama.
Wilberforce, William, 1759-1833 -- Drama.
Other Authors:Alliance Atlantis (Firm)
Bristol Bay Productions (Firm)
Cumberbatch, Benedict, 1976-
Finney, Albert, 1936-2019
Garai, Romola, 1982-
Heaton, Patricia, 1958-
Hinds, Ciarán, 1953-
Ingenius Film Partners (Firm)
Jones, Toby, 1967-
Knight, Steven, 1959-
Le Touzel, Sylvestra.
Malick, Terrence, 1943-
Moore, Stephen Campbell.
Paterson, Bill, 1945-
Pressman, Edward R.
Roadside Attractions (Firm)
Sewell, Rufus, 1967-
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Montreal : Distributed by Alliance Atlantis, c2007.
1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Amazing grace (Motion picture : 2006) [DVD].
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Audio commentary with Michael Apted and Ioan Gruffudd; "How sweet the sound: the making of Amazing grace" featurette; Freedom center; music video by Chris Tomlin.
Director of photography, Remi Adefarasin ; editor, Rick Shaine ; music, David Arnold ; costume designer, Jenny Beavan ; production designer, Charles Wood.
Ioan Gruffudd, Romola Garai, Benedict Cumberbatch, Albert Finney, Michael Gambon, Rufus Sewell, Youssou N'Dour, Ciarán Hinds, Toby Jones, Nicholas Farrell, Sylvestra Le Touzel, Jeremy Swift, Stephen Campbell Moore, Bill Paterson, Nicholas Day.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
For private home use only.
Includes audio tracks and subtitles in English and French.
Heartland Film Festival, 2007: Truly Moving Sound Award - Truly Moving Picture
Publisher or Distributor Number:
103023Link to PAC