Suffragette / Focus Features, Pathé, Film4 and BFI present in association with Ingenious Media ; with the participation of Canal + and Ciné + ; a Ruby Films production ; directed by Sarah Gavron ; written by Abi Morgan ; produced by Alison Owen and Faye Ward.
Inspired by true events, a moving drama exploring the passion and heartbreak of the women who risked everything in their fight for equality in early 20th century Britain. The story centers on Maud, a working wife and mother whose life is forever changed when she is secretly recruited to join the U.K.'s growing suffragette movement. Galvanized by the outlaw fugitive Emmeline Pankhurst, Maud becomes an activist for the cause alongside women from all walks of life.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 
DVD release of the 2015 motion picture.
Anamorphic wide screen (2.40:1 aspect ratio).
Bonus materials: Inside Suffragette ; Suffragette: looking back, looking forward ; Making the VFX for "Suffragette" ; Feature commentary with director Sarah Gavron and screenwriter Abi Morgan.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Edu Grau ; editor, Barney Pilling ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Brendan Gleeson, Anne Marie Duff, Ben Whishaw, Romola Garai, Meryl Streep.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some intense violence, thematic elements, brief strong language and partial nudity.
|System Details Note:||
DVD ; NTSC ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen 16:9 presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
English or dubbed French soundtrack; optional subtitles in Spanish or French; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
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