The critically acclaimed 1917, directed by Sam Mendes, hits Blu-ray and DVD on March 24 via Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The feature comes out on digital March 10.
The narrative centers on Schofield (George MacKay) and Blake (Dean-Charles Chapman) who are tasked with delivering a message to stop the attack on a British regiment.
- The Weight of the World: Sam Mendes – Director Sam Mendes talks about his personal connection to World War I.
- Allied Forces: Making 1917 – Details on how the 360 degree format was executed by cinematographer Roger Deakins.
- The Music of 1917 – Composer Thomas Newman and filmmakers elaborate on the film’s score.
- In The Trenches – Going behind the scenes with the 1917 cast.
- Recreating History – A look at the production design of the film.
- Two audio commentaries (one with director/co-writer Sam Mendes and director of photography Roger Deakins).
Click on the media bar to hear cinematographer Roger Deakins (who won an Oscar for the film) talk about achieving a “balance” in shooting the picture: