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AMAZING GRACE

  • Venue: Cinema Center
  • Dates: May 17, 2019 - May 30, 2019
  • Address: 437 E. Berry St. Fort Wayne, IN, IN 46802
  • Admission: $10 general admission, member prices apply
  • Phone: (260) 426-3456
  • Website: Visit Website
  • Email: E-mail
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
  • Tickets: Buy Tickets
2019-05-17 2019-05-30 AMAZING GRACE <p>“Amazing Grace” is two days of Baptist church condensed to 90 minutes and injected directly into your soul. Shot in 1972 over a 48-hour period in Watts’ New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, this stirring document captured the live recording of the most successful gospel album in history, Aretha Franklin’s Amazing Grace. At the height of her powers, with 11 number one singles and five Grammys to her credit, she returned to the environment and the music that honed her voice and nurtured her soul. The result became her biggest seller, earning a Grammy and quite possibly more than a few conversions. This film is a powerful love letter to the Black Church, offering a soul-shaking introduction for the unfamiliar and a grandmotherly yank of the arm for those who know—it drags you from the theater straight into the pews. " RogerEbert.com</p> 437 E. Berry St. Fort Wayne, IN, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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“Amazing Grace” is two days of Baptist church condensed to 90 minutes and injected directly into your soul. Shot in 1972 over a 48-hour period in Watts’ New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, this stirring document captured the live recording of the most successful gospel album in history, Aretha Franklin’s Amazing Grace. At the height of her powers, with 11 number one singles and five Grammys to her credit, she returned to the environment and the music that honed her voice and nurtured her soul. The result became her biggest seller, earning a Grammy and quite possibly more than a few conversions. This film is a powerful love letter to the Black Church, offering a soul-shaking introduction for the unfamiliar and a grandmotherly yank of the arm for those who know—it drags you from the theater straight into the pews. " RogerEbert.com

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