Easily one of my favourite movies of the last year was His & Hers, the multi-award winning documentary from director Ken WardropKen Wardrop is an Irish documentary filmmaker best know for his short Undressing My Mother,a nd features His & Hers, Mom & Me, and Making the Grade. More. From today you get another chance to see this wonderful movie and bring it home to keep, with the Irish DVD release.
This heart-warming, heart-breaking, emotionally vibrant movie tells the collective stories of 70 woman of all ages who talk about the men in their lives and the effect those men had in making them the people they are today. You can read my full review here.
I’m not alone in heaping praise on the movie as it has won the Audience award at the Dublin International Film FestivalFounded in 2003, the Dublin International Film Festival sets the agenda of the year with its programme of outstanding Irish and international film. More, The Feature Award at the Galway Film Fleadh, an IFTAThe Irish Film and Television Academy (IFTA) is an all-Ireland organisation with a Membership of 1,240 individuals across 14 Chapters of Discipline. More for Best Feature Documentary and the Cinematography Award at the Sundance Film Festival 2010. I mean we all can’t be wrong can we?
The DVD, which is available in shops from today or via Element Pictures, is priced at €14.99 and features deleted scenes from the documentary, as well as commentary from director Ken Wardrop.
This really would make the ideal Christmas present for a loved one, if you wish to plan a little early.