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Amazing grace

Amazing grace

Author: Edward R PressmanSteven KnightMichael AptedIoan GruffuddRomola GaraiAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system   Computer File : English : Widescreen format (1.85:1)View all editions and formats
A biography of British legislator William Wilberforce, who led a decades-long movement to end the British slave trade.

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Genre/Form: Feature films
Biographical films
Films for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Historical films
Films biographiques
Films historiques
Films pour personnes handicapées auditives
Vidéos pour personnes handicapées auditives
Named Person: William Wilberforce; William Wilberforce; John Newton; William Wilberforce; William Wilberforce; John Newton; William Wilberforce; John Newton; William Wilberforce; John Newton
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward R Pressman; Steven Knight; Michael Apted; Ioan Gruffudd; Romola Garai; Ciarán Hinds; Rufus Sewell; Youssou N'Dour; Benedict Cumberbatch; Nicholas Farrell; Stephen Campbell Moore; Toby Jones; Bill Paterson; Michael Gambon; Albert Finney; Remi Adefarasin; Rick Shaine; David Arnold; Bristol Bay Productions (Firm); Ingenious Film Partners (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 166410473
Language Note: In English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: optional audio commentary with Apted & Gruffudd; "How sweet the sound : the story of 'Amazing grace'" featurette (28 min.); "Finding freedom : a tour of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center" featurette, with modern-day abolitionist Zach Hunter (7 min.); music video ("Amazing grace" by Chris Tomlin, 4 min.); DVD-ROM features
Credits: Director of photography, Remi Adefarasin ; editor, Rick Shaine ; music by David Arnold.
Cast: Ioan Gruffudd, Romola Garai, Ciaran Hinds, Rufus Sewell, Youssou N'Dour, Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicholas Farrell, Stephen Campbell Moore, Toby Jones, Bill Paterson, Michael Gambon, Albert Finney.
Awards: Heartland Film Festival, 2007: Truly Moving Sound Award - Truly Moving Picture.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; for thematic material involving slavery, and some mild language.
Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Contents: England, 1797 --
Entirely unmarried --
Yorkshire Terrier --
Raising the stakes --
Planting the impossible --
With his own eyes --
20,000 ghosts --
Chosen --
Something to disagree on --
A day like no other --
First step --
Smell of death --
Voice of the people --
Two pistols --
Out of the bottle --
Different times --
After night comes day --
But now I'm found --
Confession --
A new strategy --
Blindsided --
An open door --
It is no more --
The pipers.
Other Titles: Amazing grace (Motion picture : 2006)
Responsibility: Bristol Bay Productions presents ; in association with Ingenious Film Partners ; produced by Edward Pressman [and others] ; written by Steven Knight ; directed by Michael Apted.
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