Amazing Grace (DVD)
"Amazing Grace," based on the life of anti-slavery pioneer William Wilberforce.
"Amazing Grace": From the makers of "Ray," and acclaimed director Michael Apted, comes the inspiring story of how one man's passion and perseverance changed the world.
AMAZING GRACE tells the inspiring story of William Wilberforce and his passion and perseverance to pass a law ending the slave trade in the late 18th century. Several friends, including Wilberforce's minister, a reformed slave ship captain who penned the beloved hymn "Amazing Grace," urge him to see the cause through.
- Audio commentary with Director Michael Apted and Ioan Gruffudd
- How Sweet the Sound: The Story of "Amazing Grace" – This half-hour documentary provides an in-depth look at the making of the film and the story’s relevance to today
- Finding Freedom featurette – A tour of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center providing factual information about modern-day slavery practices.
- Interactive Discussion Tools and Study Guides
- Music video of Grammy Nominee Chris Tomlin’s version of “Amazing Grace.”
- Languages: English
- Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
- Time: 118 Minutes,
- Closed Captioned
- Format: Widescreen 1.85:1, color
- Sound: Dolby digital
- MPAA Rating: PG for thematic material Involving slavery and some mild language
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