The Duellists (Special Collectors Edition)
DVD of the feature film, with commentary by Director Ridley Scott and commentary and isolated score by Howard Blake Published by:
Famous Music Corporation USA Commissioned by:
DVD AND Video CC08975 TM and Copyright Paramont Pictures
Composer's note: ' I was invited to LA and spent a few days there, meeting Ridley at the recording and going back with him to his studios off Sunset Bvd. where I met Kevin Reynolds who was interviewing Ridley for a featurette called 'Duelling Directors', part of the DVD. We discussed the progress of 'The Duellists' over the years and turned over possible ideas for a large-scale opera or ballet for cinema
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Score for the feature film directed by Ridley Scott, produced by David Puttnam. SPECIAL JURY PRIZE CANNES FESTIVAL 1977: IVOR NOVELLO BEST SCORE NOMINATION 1977.