The Tenderness of the Wolves out on Blu-ray on October 19th
Ulli Lommel's second film as a director, The Tenderness of the Wolves (1973), will be released on Blu-ray in USA (October 20th) and UK (October 19th) by Arrow Video.
Dual format release includes both a DVD and Blu-ray versions of the film which was nominated for the Golden Berlin Bear at Berlin Film Festival in 1973.
Arrow Video's Special Edition release includes also:
- New high definition digital transfer prepared by the Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation.
- High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition DVD presentations.
- Uncompressed Mono 1.0 PCM Audio.
- New translated English subtitles.
- The Tender Wolf - a brand-new in-depth interview with director Ulli Lommel.
- Brand-new interview with director of photography Juergen Juerges.
- Newly-filmed appreciation by film historian and expert on European horror cinema Stephen Thrower.
- Theatrical trailer.
- Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by the Twins of Evil.
- Illustrated booklet featuring new writing on the film by Tony Rayns.
Produced by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, The Tenderness of the Wolves stars many of Fassbinder's "own stars": Kurt Raab, Jeff Roden, Margit Christensen, Ingrid Craven, and Fassbinder himself.