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The KLF - 23 Seconds to Eternity

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Released: 6th November 2023. The KLF became the biggest selling singles act in the world in 1991 with a series of international smash hits including acid house anthems 3 A.M. Eternal, Last Train To Transcentral, and Justified & Ancient, released on their own KLF Communications record label.  Produced and directed by Bill Butt in collaboration with Jimmy Cauty and Bill Drummond in their various guises as The JAMs, The KLF and The Timelords, one of the most successful, subversively creative and enigmatic electronic bands of the early 90s, 23 Seconds to Eternity takes viewers on a film journey through the collected music videos and short features including The White Room (1989), The Rites of Mu (1991), narrated by Martin Sheen and the previously unreleased Krash (1992). Also included are the world famous music videos for the hit singles 3 A.M. Eternal, What Time is Love? and Justified & Ancient. This release is the first ever compilation of KLF Communication’s films and this release will feature an array of special features and an illustrated booklet featuring rare and previously unseen material. Extras KLF: Unfinished (1992, 30 mins): making of documentary including optional commentary by director Robert Milton Wallace Interview with Bill Butt by Mick Houghton (2023): the producer and director discusses the making of 23 Seconds to Eternity This Is Not What The KLF Is About (1991, 15 mins): a short film shot and edited by Jimmy Cauty capturing the making of Stadium House Trilogy, newly remastered by Rich Osborn 23 Seconds to Eternity theatrical trailer (2023, 2 mins) KRASH trailer (1 min) The White Roomtrailer (1 min) Stills gallery Limited edition includes an illustrated booklet with new writing by Mick Houghton and the BFI’s William Fowler, Bill Butt’s filmography, an introduction to The White Room, and rare images from the personal collections of Bill Butt and Mick Houghton

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  • Details

    Released:
    6th November 2023
    Category:
    Music DVD
    Format:
    Blu-ray
    Barcode:
    5035673014998
  • Description

    The KLF became the biggest selling singles act in the world in 1991 with a series of international smash hits including acid house anthems 3 A.M. Eternal, Last Train To Transcentral, and Justified & Ancient, released on their own KLF Communications record label. 

    Produced and directed by Bill Butt in collaboration with Jimmy Cauty and Bill Drummond in their various guises as The JAMs, The KLF and The Timelords, one of the most successful, subversively creative and enigmatic electronic bands of the early 90s, 23 Seconds to Eternity takes viewers on a film journey through the collected music videos and short features including The White Room (1989), The Rites of Mu (1991), narrated by Martin Sheen and the previously unreleased Krash (1992). Also included are the world famous music videos for the hit singles 3 A.M. Eternal, What Time is Love? and Justified & Ancient.

    This release is the first ever compilation of KLF Communication’s films and this release will feature an array of special features and an illustrated booklet featuring rare and previously unseen material.

    Extras
    • KLF: Unfinished (1992, 30 mins): making of documentary including optional commentary by director Robert Milton Wallace
    • Interview with Bill Butt by Mick Houghton (2023): the producer and director discusses the making of 23 Seconds to Eternity
    • This Is Not What The KLF Is About (1991, 15 mins): a short film shot and edited by Jimmy Cauty capturing the making of Stadium House Trilogy, newly remastered by Rich Osborn
    • 23 Seconds to Eternity theatrical trailer (2023, 2 mins)
    • KRASH trailer (1 min)
    • The White Roomtrailer (1 min)
    • Stills gallery
    • Limited edition includes an illustrated booklet with new writing by Mick Houghton and the BFI’s William Fowler, Bill Butt’s filmography, an introduction to The White Room, and rare images from the personal collections of Bill Butt and Mick Houghton
    Region Code:
    Region B
    Duration:
    116 minutes
    Extras:
    Language(s): English, Interactive Menu, Booklet, Bonus Footage, Commentary: 'KLF: Unfinished': Optional commentary by Robert Milton Wallace (director), Documentaries: 'KLF: Unfinished' (1992), Image Gallery, Interviews: Bill Butt (director), Making of Documentary, Short film: 'This Is Not What The KLF Is About' (1991), Trailers
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