Red Desert (R2) in October
BFI have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Red Desert on 27th October 2008 priced at £19.99 RRP. Michelangelo Antonioni’s Il deserto rosso tells the story of Giuliana (Monica Vitti), a young married woman suffering a mental and emotional crisis and embarking tentatively on an affair.
- 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- Italian Dolby Digital Mono (320kbps)
- Brand new restoration with new improved English subtitle translation
- New full-feature commentary by Italian film scholar David Forgacs
- Original trailer
- Illustrated colour booklet containing newly commissioned essays, notes, and Antonioni’s recollections of making Red Desert