|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 25 Libraries 25 of 27 copies|
SummaryA documentary presenting the live recording and making of Aretha Franklin's album Amazing grace at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles, over two nights in January 1972. The raw footage of the film, unfinished and unreleased in 1972, was purchased by producer Alan Elliott in 2007 and subsequently realized by him.
ContentsOn our way
What a friend we have in Jesus
How I got over
You've got a friend
Precious Lord take my hand
My sweet Lord (instrumental)
Mary don't you weep
Climbing higher mountains
Never grow old.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [United States] : Universal City, CA :2019
1964- film producer.
Pollack, Sydney, 1934-2008, film director.
Franklin, Aretha, performer.
Cleveland, James, performer.
Hamilton, Alexander (Choir director), conductor.
Sundial Pictures, production company.
Al's Records + Tapes, production company.
Time Studios, production company.
Southern California Community Choir, performer.
Neon (Firm), publisher.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Aretha Franklin, James Cleveland, vocals and piano; the Southern California Community Choir; Alexander Hamilton, conductor; with rhythm section (Cornell Dupree, guitar; Kenny Luper [that is Lupper], organ; Poncho [that is, Pancho] Morales, percussion; Bernard Purdie, drums; Chuck Rainey, bass).
Director, Sydney Pollack ; editor, Jeff Buchanan ; producers, Joe Boyd, Aretha Franklin, Rob Johnson, Chiemi Karasawa, Spike Lee, Sabrina V. Owens, Jerry Wexler, Tirrell D. Whittley, Joseph Woolf.
With optional English, French, and Spanish subtitles (dialogue only); subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) (dialogue and song lyrics).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.