DVD Region 2 PAL. Blu-ray 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; Theatrical trailer
BBFC CERTIFICATE: 12: moderate sex references, nudity
FORMAT: DVD Dual Layer PAL Region 2 | Aspect ratio 1.66:1 | colour
ENCODING: Video PAL MPEG2 PsF | Audio: Dolby Digital Stereo 2.0
THEATRICAL RELEASE DATE: 1989
DVD RELEASE DATE: April 17th 2017
TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 90 mins
BLU-RAY EDITION: Venus Peter Blu-ray