Thursday 29th August 2013
4DVD are delighted to announce the release of Hawking, an inspirational documentary brought to you by BAFTA nominee Stephen Finnigan (9/11: Voices From the Air, Supergrass, Who Stole The World Cup?, State of Terror and Brighton Bomb) and released on DVD, Blu-ray and digital download from 23rd September 2013. Hawking is written and narrated by Stephen Hawking himself and is the only official biographical account of his life chronicling his extraordinary story in his own words for the very first time.
Featuring interviews with Buzz Aldrin, Richard Branson, Jim Carrey and Benedict Cumberbatch, as well as a host of family members and close friends, the film is a celebration of Hawking's life and offers viewers unprecedented access into his captivating universe. It gives a unique insight into his world, covering his iconic career and struggle with Motor Neurone disease. His personal journey is one of triumph, having been diagnosed with the disease in 1963 and given two years to live, he has gone on to make incredible scientific discoveries and become the world's most famous living scientist.
Exclusive to the DVD, Blu-ray and digital download are fantastic extras including, a personal message from Stephen Hawking, and a commentary from producer Stephen Finnigan which gives viewers insight into how this extraordinary film came together.
Stephen Hawking has captured the imagination of millions across the world. Join one of the world's greatest minds as he invites you into a personal journey through his life, available to own on DVD and digital download from 23rd September 2013.
- A message from Stephen Hawking
- DVD Commentary
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.