Blu-ray Region B. DVD Edition also available. Venus Peter was chosen for the "Un Certain Regard" showings at the Cannes Film Festival in 1989.
Young Peter’s world is populated with magical thoughts and fantasies, as he grows up with his elderly sage-like grandfather (Ray McAnally), a fisherman, in the Orkney Islands during the 1950s. Based on the novel A Twelvemonth and a Day by Christopher Rush. Features a new 2K HD transfer commissioned by Panamint Cinema from 35 mm master material.
DIRECTOR: Ian Sellar
ACTORS: Ray McAnally, Gordon R. Strachan, David Hayman, Sinéad Cusack, Juliet Cadzow, Caroline Paterson
SPECIAL FEATURES: Subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing; Reversible inlay with alternative designs; 16 page illustrated booklet written by director Ian Sellar; Theatrical trailer
BBFC CERTIFICATE: 12: moderate sex references, nudity
FORMAT: Blu-ray Region B | Aspect ratio 1.66:1 | colour
ENCODING: Video: 1080p AVC MPEG4 | Audio: LPCM stereo lossless
THEATRICAL RELEASE DATE: 1989
BLU-RAY RELEASE DATE: December 5th 2016
TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 93 mins
DVD EDITION: Venus Peter DVD