::: Having had a limited release in the UK only last year, IT'S SUCH A BEAUTIFUL DAY has been ranked # 3 on Time Out London's list of the 10 Best Films of 2013, and # 4 on The London Film Review's list of the same.
::: Don has written and illustrated a bewildering new graphic novel, THE END OF THE WORLD.
The 216-page full-color hardcover book is now available exclusively from ANTIBOOKCLUB. Here are three short excerpts from the book:
::: 2005 film THE MEANING OF LIFE is now playing in HD online, via the Sundance Screening Room:
::: IT'S SUCH A BEAUTIFUL DAY NOW AVAILABLE ON DVD :
DON HERTZFELDT VOLUME TWO: 2006 - 2011 DVD
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Featuring EVERYTHING WILL BE OK, I AM SO PROUD OF YOU, and IT'S SUCH A BEAUTIFUL DAY : with the option for the first time to play all three chapters of the story edited seamlessly together, as a new feature film!
All the films have also been given a fresh 2012 remastering and cleaning, personally performed by Don for a very long time against his will.
The DVD's special features include:
Over 40 minutes of interviews from the EVENING WITH DON HERTZFELDT TOUR
2010 cartoon WISDOM TEETH, newly remastered
A little deleted scene from IT'S SUCH A BEAUTIFUL DAY
A 24 page booklet with new liner notes
The originally-released versions of the animated trilogy, as individual short films
Close-captions for the hearing impaired
:::: NOTE: Do not hurl your old DVD singles of EVERYTHING WILL BE OK and I AM SO PROUD OF YOU into the sea just yet. Now years out of print, those discs will remain the only ones to feature the over-250 pages of unique notes and making-of materials from those films.
:::: This version of REJECTED with director text commentary is one of many strange special features from the DON HERTZFELDT VOLUME 1 DVD collection::
:::: Here is Wisdom Teeth in HD. Showtime will be broadcasting the short for a little while longer before chaining it up in a box and throwing it into a well. They are not aware however that it can only be destroyed with one of the seven daggers of Megiddo.
Please do not point at eyes or face
::::Watching Grass Grow is another exclusive feature from the VOLUME 1 DVD, following Don in timelapse as he animates The Meaning of Life over the course of a few years. Also included here are original video pencil tests from the short: