Winstanley (BFI) (R2/UK BD) in April
BFI have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Winstanley on 27th April 2009. Directed by Kevin Brownlow and Andrew Mollo in 1975, Winstanley is an account of England’s first commune which was established in 1649 by the social reformer and writer Gerrard Winstanley.
Winstanley is available to buy exclusively from MovieMail until 3rd August.
Priced at £19.99 RRP on DVD and £24.99 RRP on Blu-ray Disc, features include:
- DVD: Dolby Digital 2.0 (320kbps) / BD: PCM Audio
- Optional English HOH subtitles
- New restoration by the BFI National Archive
- New filmed interview with Kevin Brownlow and Mollo (38 mins)
- It Happened Here Again (Eric Mival, 1976, 48 mins) – the making of Winstanley
- 9 Dalmuir West (Kevin Brownlow, 1962, 12 mins) – a record of the last weekend of Glasgow trams
- Illustrated 32-page booklet with contributions by Marina Lewycka (author of A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian), Eric Mival, Jonathan Rosenbaum, Tom Milne, and David Robinson; plus biographies and credits