Shortly before her death, Mahalia Jackson embarked on a triumphant European tour. In Stockholm, London, Berlin and other cities, Mahalia inspired audiences with the power and magic of her music. Everywhere she went she left behind friends as well as fans. This film is not only a record of that historic tour, but also a captivating portrait of a gifted artist and warm, sincere woman.
Includes performance footage of many of Mahalia's greatest songs including "Come on Children," "Didn't it Rain," "We Shall Overcome," "He's Got the Whole World In His Hands," "Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho," "Just a Closer Walk With Me" and many others.
Gospel great Jackson performs favorites from her repertoire in this assemblage of rare and classic concert clips from throughout her career. Originally aired on PBS.
Description by Kultur Films:
Includes performance footage of some of her greatest songs including Come On Children, Didn't It Rain, We Shall Overcome, and many others.