New documentary releases on dvd for May 2014

DOCUMENTARIES ON DVD MAY 2014

ASSAULT ON NORMANDYASSAULT ON NORMANDY: GOLD BEACH – BATTLE FOR THE BEACH (E) 2014 £16.99
This programme focuses primarily on the efforts of the 50th Infantry Division to establish a beachhead before advancing further into enemy territory.

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CREAMCREAM: FAREWELL CONCERT: EXTENDED EDITION (E) 1968  (DUAL FORMAT DVD – BLU RAY) £19.99
Final concert by the 60s super group.

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GingaGINGA – THE SOUL OF BRAZILIAN FOOTBALL (E) £12.99
Documentary about Brazilian football. Following seven young players, the film examines that special quality known as ‘Ginga’ that Brazilians develop as a result of the passionate culture they grow up in; an attribute which ultimately gives footballers the edge over those from other nations.

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D-Day Breaching Enemy Lines D-DAY: BREACHING ENEMY LINES (E) 2014 £19.99
History Channel documentary blending archive footage, interviews with veterans and historians to bring to life the events of that day.

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D-Day The Turning of the TidejpgD-DAY: THE TURNING OF THE TIDE (E) 2014 £19.99
Contains the History Channel documentaries – : ‘Eye On History: D-Day’, ‘War Chronicles: D-Day – The Normandy Invasion’, ‘Dangerous Missions: Suicide Missions of D-Day’ and ‘Dead Men’s Secrets: Operation Bodyguard – D-Day Deception’.

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DARK AGESTHE DARK AGES: AN AGE OF LIGHT (E) 2013 £14.99
Four-part history documentary presented by art critic Waldemar Januszczak.

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DR FEELGOODDR FEELGOOD: OIL CITY CONFIDENTIAL (15) 2009 TEMPLE, JULIEN £9.99
Film about pub rock band Dr Feelgood and their formation on Canvey Islands in 1970s.

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Grayson Perry All in the Best Possible TasteGRAYSON PERRY: ALL IN THE BEST POSSIBLE TASTE (E) 2012 £14.99
Turner Prize-winning artist Grayson Perry as he sets out to explore the links between fashion tastes and social class.

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Grayson Perry Why Men Wear Frocks Spare TimeGRAYSON PERRY: WHY MEN WEAR FROCKS/SPARE TIME (E) 2014 £13.99
Double bill of documentaries in which Perry investigates transvestitism, In ‘Spare Time’ the artist looks at the ways we spend our leisure time, contrasting modern pursuits with those from a pre-World War II film called ‘Spare Time’.

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Made in AmericaMADE IN AMERICA (15) 2013 HOWARD, RON £14.99
Film about the 2012 ‘Made in America’ music festival curated by American rapper and entrepreneur Jay Z.

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POMPEIIPOMPEII: THE DOOMED CITY (E) 2013 £19.99
Collection of three History Channel documentaries exploring the catastrophe that enveloped the Roman city of Pompeii.

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World War II D-Day LandingsWORLD WAR II: D-DAY LANDINGS (E) 2013 (5060294376224)  £14.99
In this documentary personal testimonies from war veterans are recounted along with dramatic archive footage showing the harsh reality of what really happened on that victorious day.

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WWI THE SOMMEWWI: THE SOMME – SECRET TUNNEL WARS (E) 2014 (5060294375647) £9.99
Documentary revealing the secret tunnels and passageways that lay hidden beneath the Somme.

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WWI Commemorative CollectionWWI: COMMEMORATIVE COLLECTION (E) 2014 (5060294375654) £99.99
Collection of films made by the Deutsche Film-Aktiengesellschaft (DEFA) capturing the pain, suffering and misery of the First World War. The films are: ‘The Kaiser’s Lackey’, ‘The Girls in Gingham’, ‘As Long As There’s Life In Me’, ‘In Spite of Everything’, ‘The Sailor’s Song’, ‘The Woman and the Stranger’, ‘Farewell’, ‘Wolz: Life and Illusion of a German Anarchist’, ‘When Martin Was Fourteen’ and ‘Kathe Kollwitz: Pictures from Her Life’.

DVD available to buy at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/documentaries

Ordering info – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/documentariesdocumentaries#TOC-CLICK-HERE-FOR-ORDERING-INFORMATION-

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