Watership Down SE in August
Warner Home Video have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Watership Down (Special Edition) for 29th August 2005 priced at £15.99. Directed by Martin Rosen and featuring the instantly recognisable vocal talents of an array of British stars including John Hurt (Nineteen Eight-Four, Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone) Richard Briers (The Good Life, Hamlet) and Hannah Gordon (Upstairs Downstairs, Taggart) this animated masterpiece delves into the surprisingly violent world of a warren of rabbits who venture away from the evils of man in search of a new and better place to live.
The special edition is packed full of revealing and insightful, never-before-seen footage including A Conversation with the Film Makers and a featurette entitled Defining a Style which showcases exclusive commentary from the production team and cast members. Storyboard Comparisons including the opening sequence, Hazel and Fiver Sneak into Nuthanger Farm, Bigwig Leads Escape from Efrafa and Hazel is Injured also feature on the disc.