Posted in Current Releases, Documentary / Music, Featured, February 2020, G, Worldwide on November 4th, 2019
Concert footage from 1972 of Aretha Franklin performing songs from the best-selling gospel album at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles. CRITICS CONSENSUS (from Rotten Tomatoes) Brilliantly capturing a remarkable performer near the peak of her prodigious power, Amazing Grace is a thrilling must-watch documentary for Aretha Franklin fans.
Writers: Charles Garrad, Hugh Stoddart
Director: Sydney Pollack (Tootsie, Out of Africa, 2 Oscars), Alan Elliott
Starring: Aretha Franklin, James Cleveland