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Katyn (R2) in October

Artificial Eye have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Katyn on 5th October 2009 priced at £15.99 RRP. Katyn is the true story of Polish army officers massacred by the Russia secret police in the Katyń forest during the Second World War and the families who, unaware of the crime were still waiting for their husbands, fathers, sons, and brothers to return. The award winning film, directed by Polish filmmaker Andrzej Wajda and starring Artur Zmijewski, shows the continuing struggle over history and memory and an exploration of the Russian cover up that prevented the Polish people from commemorating those that had been killed.

Extras include an interview with the director featurette and a making of featurette (TBC).

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