The Weinstein Company (here being distributed by Sony) has made public their plans to bring the 2011 Michel Hazanavicius directed Academy Award-winning silent film “The Artist” to Blu-ray Disc on June 26th. This release date has been changed from an original scheduled April release. Tech specs for the release include full 1080p Hi-Def video in the 1.33:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.
- UltraViolet streaming Digital Copy
- The Artisans Behind The Artist featurettes:
– The Costumes
– The Cinematography
– The Production Design
– The Composer
Additional behind-the-scenes featurettes:
– The Artist: The Making of an American Romance
– Hollywood as a Character: The Locations of The Artist
Q&A with the filmmakers and cast Blooper reel
UPDATE: This title is now finally available for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon with a $19.99 price tag.
Further below after the break you’ll find the trailer to the film.