After experiencing health complications from a recent heart surgery, director Curtis Hanson is getting help to finish the principal photography on Of Men and Mavericks, the Walden Media drama about big wave surfer Jay Moriarity. […]
Walden Media is becoming a publisher, partnering with HarperCollins Children’s Books to launch Walden Pond Press.
Rob Holding of New Zealand’s Rhema (Christian radio network) got the chance to interview Amazing Grace director Michael Apted about the film. Amazing Grace will hit the cinemas of New Zealand soon.
The prolific filmmaker mentioned Amazing Grace, his upcoming historic drama about British politician William Wilberforce, who helped abolish the slave trade in the UK during the early 19th Century. Considering Apted’s extensive background making historic […]
This year, 17 films and their “visionaries,” as they’re called by Heartland, will pick up a coveted Crystal Heart Award on Saturday at Conseco Fieldhouse, with the grand prize of $100,000 for best dramatic feature.
Cinematical recently spoke with director Michael Apted, who began his involvement with the series as a young researcher on 7 Up and now keeps the project alive. Although he’s too mannered and too British to […]
Amazing Grace, directed by the veteran Michael Apted, is an English film that was commissioned for an occasion: the 200th anniversary of Britain’s decision to make slavery illegal.
Amazing Grace, the drama about British parliamentarian William Wilberforce and his campaign to abolish the slave trade, has scored a distribution deal on the eve of its world premiere.
The 31st Toronto International Film Festival closes with the world premiere Gala Presentation of Michael Apted’s AMAZING GRACE. Tremendously appealing to both heart and mind, AMAZING GRACE tells the story of William Wilberforce, a British […]