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The Driller Killer Gets Blu-ray Premiere

Arrow Video Release in the US and UK

Abel Ferrara's The Driller Killer (1979) was one of the titles during the British video nasty era that had to be slightly censored (see comparison) in order to get the permission to be released. In 2002, it eventually got uncut through the BBFC. On November 28th/29th, 20106, Arrow Video will release the British and American Blu-ray premiere of the film.

The specs:

  • Audio commentary by director and star Abel Ferrara, moderated by Brad Stevens (author of Abel Ferrara: The Moral Vision) and recorded exclusively for this release
  • Brand new interview with Ferrara
  • Willing and Abel: Ferraraology 101, a new visual essay guide to the films and career of Ferrara by Alexandra Heller-Nicholas, author of Cultographies: Ms. 45
  • Mulberry St. (2010), Ferrara s feature-length documentary portrait of the New York location that has played a key role in his life and work, available on home video in the UK for the first time ever
  • Trailer

You can order the Blu-ray at Amazon.com or at Amazon.co.uk.

Release: Oct 16, 2016 - Author: The Undertaker - Translator: Mike Lowrey

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