Cover image for Watership down [videorecording (DVD)]
Watership down [videorecording (DVD)]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out insert.
A faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adams's classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits seeking safety and happiness after their warren comes under terrible threat.
Subject Term:
System Details Note:
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) ; stereo.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG.
Video disc
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
[Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1978.

Special features: New high-definition digital restoration; Passion project (new interview with writer, producer, and director Martin Rosen about bringing the novel to cinematic life); A movie miracle (new interview with director Guillermo del Toro about what makes the film a unique work of animation art); Defining a style (a 2005 featurette about the fllm's aesthetic); Storyboards; Trailer. Insert includes an essay by comic book writer Gerard Jones.