The trench [videorecording] / Portman Entertainment presents with the participation of British Screen in association with the Arts Council of England and Bonaparte Films Ltd. ; A Blue PM / Skyline Films / Galatee Films co-production with the support of Canal+ ; Somme Production Ltd
DVDs | BFS Video | c2002
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD T DRAMA)
Richmond Hill, Ont. : BFS Video, c2002.
1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Paul Nicholls, Daniel Craig, Julian Rhind-Tutt.
Writer/director, William Boyd ; producer, Steve Clark-Hall ; director of photography, Tony Pierce Roberts ; editors, Jim Clark, Laurence Méry-Clark ; music composed and performed by Evelyn Glennie and Greg Malcangi.
MPAA rating: Not rated; "May contain graphic footage"--Container.
France, July 1916. Amidst the heat and stench of the front lines, a group of young men - boys, really - nervously await the signal that will send them straight into Hell. This tense, wartime drama takes place in the hours leading up to the catastrophic Battle of the Somme, when British soldiers rushed the German army.
Special features: World War I, on the Western Front; cast and crew profiles.
30505-D BFS Video