Amazing Grace

Director: Alan Elliot Sydney Pollack
Starring: Reverend James Cleveland, Aretha Franklin, The Southern California Community Choir
Duration: 88 min


Witness the queen of soul as you’ve never seen her before. A spine-tingling performance from Aretha Franklin, returning to her gospel roots after many years, is the subject of this powerful new concert film, which captures a two-night recording session in a Los Angeles Baptist church in January 1972. The resulting live album would go on to become the most successful gospel record of all time – ‘Amazing Grace’.

“Franklin singing gospel in a badly lit church with rows of cheap movie theatre seats filled with ecstatic fans is a balm for the spirit, and something that needs to be seen.” - Jordan Hoffman, The Guardian



8.1/10 7 ratings.

General admission screenings

Sun 19th May
20.25
Mon 20th May
14.00 16.20 18.40 20.55
Tue 21st May
14.00 16.20 18.40 20.55
Wed 22nd May
14.10 16.30 18.10
Thu 23rd May
17.10 18.40 21.30

Club and Group screenings

Thu 23rd May 14.50 Silver Screen: Aged over 60? Join the Silver Screen Club for discounted tickets and a free tea or coffee at these shows. Usual ticket prices apply to non-Members.



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