Tartan Video February Releases
Tartan Video have announced the following titles for release on 28th February 2005 priced at £19.99 each (unless specified otherwise)...
Coffee and Cigarettes From thee director of Dead Man and Mystery Train. Jim Jarmusch’s comic vignettes find a host of well-known celebrities sitting around discussing all manners of subjects over coffee and a smoke. Photographed appropriately in black and white, the tales have been shot alongside his features since 1986, and now are brought together in this inventive feature. Caught in conversation are stars from music and the big screen including: The White Stripes, Bill Murray, Iggy Pop, Cate Blanchett, Tom Waits, Steve Buscemi, Wu Tang Clan’s RZA & GZA, Roberto Benigni, Alfred Molina and Steve Coogan. Addictive viewing.
DVD extras include: Bill Murray outtakes and Taylor Mead interview.
Angel on the Right - Stark drama about a former gangster’s return home to escape his creditors and face his past. His hope of benefiting from the house sale of his supposedly dying mother backfires and he’s left to deal with the brutal consequences of his past actions and debts. He’s not helped by having to look after a young son from a long-forgotten relationship whilst the old fable reminds him of the two angels weighing up his fate – the one on the left looks after your bad deeds and the right measures the good ones. Award-winning morality tale with an uncompromising view of life in Tajikistan.
On Tartan’s Asia Extreme label, look out for the release of Old Boy and Sympathy for Mr Vengeance CE.