Walkabout (Second Sight UK) (Blu-Ray Region B)

$42.99

Following the suicide of their father, Mary and her younger brother Peter are left stranded in the blistering heat of the vast Australian outback. Facing exhaustion and starvation, their salvation comes when they cross paths with an Aboriginal boy on ‘walkabout’, a ritual in which he must leave his home and learn to survive off the land. He teaches them how to survive in the wilderness but a clash of cultures leads to terrible and tragic consequences.

 

Out of stock

Description

Director: Nicolas Roeg

Starring: Jenny Agutter, Lucien John, David Gulpilil

Following the suicide of their father, Mary and her younger brother Peter are left stranded in the blistering heat of the vast Australian outback. Facing exhaustion and starvation, their salvation comes when they cross paths with an Aboriginal boy on ‘walkabout’, a ritual in which he must leave his home and learn to survive off the land. He teaches them how to survive in the wilderness but a clash of cultures leads to terrible and tragic consequences.

Special Features 

  • Brand new 4k scan and restoration
  • A new audio commentary with Luc Roeg and David Thompson
  • Producing Walkabout: a new interview with Producer Si Litvinoff
  • Luc’s Walkabout: a new interview with Luc Roeg
  • Jenny in the Outback: a new interview with Jenny Agutter
  • Remembering Roeg: a new interview with Danny Boyle
  • 2011 BFI Q&A with Nicolas Roeg, Jenny Agutter and Luc Roeg
  • Archive introduction by Nicolas Roeg
  • English SDH subtitles for the hearing impaired

Limited Edition Contents

  • Limited Edition Box Set of only 3,000
  • Rigid slipcase with new artwork by Michael Boland
  • The source novel ‘Walkabout’ with cover artwork excusive to this release
  • Soft cover book featuring facsimile copy of the original 65 page First Draft Script with preface by Daniel Bird
  • Soft cover book with new essays by Sophie Monks Kaufman, Simon Abrams and Daniel Bird plus stills and lobby card images

Catalogue number: 2NDBR4120 

Certificate: 12

Region: B

 

Additional information

Weight 20 oz