Arriving this week in a Special Edition Blu-ray set are five revolutionary films from filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard and journalist Jean-Pierre Gorin who teamed up in 1968-1971 for these politically fueled projects. Originally shot in 16mm, Arrow Video has given each film a new High-Def transfer. Included in this set are the following titles.
- Un film comme les autres [A Film Like Any Other]
- British Sounds, aka: See You at Mao
- Vent d’est [Wind from the East]
- Lotte in Italia / Luttes en Italie [Struggles in Italy]
- Vladimir et Rosa [Vladimir and Rosa]
Aside from these long out-of-circulation films, the set also includes a 100-page book with English translated writing by Godard and Gorin.
SPECIAL EDITION CONTENTS:
- High-definition digital transfer
- High-definition Blu-ray (1080p) and standard-definition DVD presentations
- Original uncompressed monaural audio
- Optional English subtitles
- A conversation with JLG – Interview with Jean-Luc Godard from 2010 by Dominique Maillet and Pierre-Henri Gibert
- 100-page full-color book containing English translations for the first time of writing by, and interviews with, Godard and Gorin, and more
- More to be announced before release!
By: Marc Ferman