Edward II

Edward II


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Genre: Drama
Director: Derek Jarman
Year: 1991
Format: DVD, Blu-ray
Number of discs: 1
Street Date: 12-Jun-18
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Studio: Film Movement

SKU: FM006642-G Categories: , , ,


In this new restoration of the iconic New Queer Cinema classic, Derek Jarman offers a postmodern take on Christopher Marlowe’s Elizabethan drama. Pleasure-seeking King Edward II sets the stage for a palace revolt by taking as a lover the ambitious Piers Gaveston – who uses his favor in bed to wield political influence – sending the gay pair from the throne to a terminal torture dungeon. This landmark of gay cinema features an incredible performance from Jarman muse and Oscar-winner Tilda Swinton (Michael Clayton) as Edward’s spurned Queen Isabella and a rare film appearance by singer Annie Lennox.

Please contact Steve Sweigman at 416-597-8325 x 126 or by email at [email protected] if you have any questions about your order.

Orders placed by December 10 will be delivered by Christmas.

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