The Artist (UK) in May
Entertainment in Video have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of The Artist on 28th May 2012. This mostly silent feature from writer/director Michel Hazanavicius was also shot in Full Frame just as in the silent-film days it is set. Hollywood 1927. George Valentin (Jean Dujardin) is a silent movie superstar. The advent of the talkies will sound the death knell for his career and see him fall into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller (Berenice Bejo), it seems the sky's the limit - major movie stardom awaits. THE ARTIST tells the story of their interlinked destinies.
Available on DVD (£19.99 RRP) and Blu-ray (£24.99 RRP), extras include:
- The Artist: The Making Of An American Romance
- Hollywood As A Character: The Locations of The Artist
- The Artisans Behind The Artist: (1: Production design/ 2: Cinematography / 3: Costumes / 4: Music)
- Q&A With The Filmmakers And Cast
- Blooper Reel