'The Forgiveness of Blood' Announced and Detailed

Posted Fri Jul 20, 2012 at 06:00 AM PDT by

Joshua Marston's 2011 dramatic thriller has been announced for Blu-ray in October.

In an early announcement to retailers, Criterion will release 'The Forgiveness of Blood' on Blu-ray on October 16.

In 'The Forgiveness of Blood,' American director Joshua Marston turns his camera on another corner of the world: contemporary northern Albania, a place still troubled by the ancient custom of interfamilial blood feuds.

The Blu-ray will feature a 1080p transfer, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements include: Audio commentary featuring director and cowriter Joshua Marston; Two new video programs: Acting Close to Home, a discussion between Marston and actors Refet Abazi, Tristan Halilaj, and Sindi Laçej, and Truth on the Ground, featuring new and on-set interviews with Mezey, Abazi, Halilaj, and Laçej; Audition and rehearsal footage; Trailer; and a booklet featuring an essay by film writer Oscar Moralde.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Forgiveness of Blood' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under October 16.

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The Forgiveness of Blood (Blu-ray)
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