POLYTECHNIQUE (15) 2009 CANADA VILLENEUVE, DENIS BLU RAY ONLY – £19.99
Young lives are changed for ever when a gunman opens fire in a Canadian engineering school, determined to kill as many women as possible. A dramatisation of the 1989 Montréal massacre, Polytechnique documents events through the eyes of two students and the perpetrator, and explores how the horrors of a single day leave a legacy far beyond the shooting itself.
In French with English subtitles
• Presented in High Definition
• Includes both English and French-language versions of the film
• Polytechnique: Ce qu’il reste du 6 décembre (2019, 52 mins): made for the 30th anniversaryof the Montréal massacre, Judith Plamondon’sdocumentary gives voice to the survivors and witnesses of the tragedy and is narrated by KarineVanasse, actor and co-producer of Polytechnique
•Production: Canada | 2009 | black and white | 77 minutes | French with English subtitles, and English with optional hard-of-hearing subtitles | original aspect ratio 2.35:1 | BD50: 1080p, 24fps, 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and PCM 2.0 stereo audio (48kHz/24-bit)