the online shop tells us they've uncovered a lost stash of the very out-of-print REJECTED DVD single from 2001. these have the deleted scene on them that we didnt release elsewhere, and pretty great packaging. otherwise totally unremarkable.
the everything will be okROCKET shirts are now available in black. because there are some of us who will only wear black:
the i am so proud of you snow globes sold out. we were going to make one more batch of them but the last ones we could find were delivered to us cracked, smashed and leaking. opening the box was like the saddest christmas ever.
it's such a beautiful day
i am so proud of you
everything will be ok
the meaning of life
lily and jim
::: 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.
:::: Everything will be OK is now on YouTube for a little while, in disappointing Youtubey quality. Share it with people you like::
:::: This version of REJECTED with director text commentary is one of many strange special features from the BITTER FILMS 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: