Disctac presents Derek Jarman's film ; directed by Paul Humfress and Derek Jarman ; produced by Howard Malin and James Whaley.
- DVD; Video
- Describes the last few days of the life of the Catholic martyr St. Sebastian, in particular his relationship with the Emperor Diocletian in 303 A.D., his banishment to a remote outpost of the Roman Empire because of his Christian sympathies, the ambiguous relation with his commanding officer, Severus, and finally his execution by his fellow soldiers.
- Paul Humfress; Derek Jarman
- Leonardo Treviglio, Barney James, Richard Warwick, Ken Hicks, Janusz Romanov, Neil Kennedy, Donald Dunham, Daevid Finbar, Robert Medley.
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- Run Time
- 85 min.
- In Latin with English subtitles.
- Special feature: Derek Jarman biography and filmography.
- Originally produced as motion picture in 1976 by Disctac Ltd.
- Awards note
- MPAA rating: X
- Letterboxed version.
- Cinematography, Peter Middleton ; music, Brian Eno ; editor, Paul Humfress ; Latin translation, Jack Welch ; dance choreographed and performed by Lindsay Kemp and troupe ; writers, Derek Jarman, James Whaley.
- New York, N.Y. :Kino International :Kino on Video [distributor],c2003.
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- 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. DVD.
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