Special features: Return to the Edge of the world (23 min.); An Airman's letter to his mother (6 min.); commentary track by Daniel Day-Lewis, Thelma Schoonmaker-Powell and Ian Christie; original press kit and milestone press kit (DVD-ROM feature: Adobe Acrobat reader required); stills gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Camera, Ernest Palmer ... [et al] ; musical director, Cyril Ray ; editor, Derek Twist.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Laurie, Belle Chrystall, Finlay Currie.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Filmed on location on the Outer Hebrides island of Foula.
Martin Scorsese presents this exquisite drama directed by Michael Powell. On a remote island off the coast of Scotland times are changing and as two young people plan to leave the island conflict and tragedy erupt.