Sony Pictures Home Entertainment brings two Oscar-nominees “Fly Away Home” and “Winged Migration” to Blu-ray on April 7, 2009. Anna Paquin stars as Amy Alden, a 13-year-old who, along with her father, set out on a dangerous trek in order to lead a flock of orphaned geese south in Fly Away Home. Winged Migration is an award-winning documentary about birds in flight in their natural world.
Fly Away Home Special Features:
– Digitally Mastered Audio & Anamorphic Video
– Director and Cinematographer’s Commentary
– HBO Special “Leading the Flock”
– Exclusive Featurette – “Operation Migration: Birds of a Feather”
– “Ultra Geese”
– Theatrical Trailers
For Winged Migration, five film crews followed a variety of bird migrations through 40 countries and each of the seven continents. With teams totaling more than 450 people, 17 pilots and 14 cinematographers used planes, gliders, helicopters and balloons to fly alongside, above, below and in front of their subjects.
Winged Migration Blu-ray Disc Special Features:
– Director’s Commentary
– Making Of Featurette
– Creating the Music Featurette
– Beautiful photo gallery with Filmmaker Commentary
– In-depth Filmmaker interviews