From the Facebook page Free Ken Russell’s The Devils: To answer another question many people have asked; yes, there WILL be a petition to sign. As this campaign is in its early days, I’m still working out the details, but keep your eyes peeled. In the meantime; SHARE, TWEET, BLOG, COMMENT and WRITE. Go to Twitter and tweet #FreeTheDevils
Read Guillermo Del Toro’s fiery plea for this hard-to-see masterpiece’s release on Blu Ray and DVD HERE.
Read about Richard’s book “Raising Hell: Ken Russell and the Unmaking of The Devils” HERE! Buy it HERE!
“Major minor miracle: Murray Melvin (DEVILS, BOY FRIEND, DIARY OF A NOBODY, TASTE OF HONEY), Georgina Hale (MAHLER, DEVILS, BOY FRIEND, LIZSTOMANIA), Scott Antony – who played the unforgettable lead as sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska in SAVAGE MESSIAH, Iain Fisher (SAVAGE MESSIAH website) at the BFI’s screening of Unkle Ken Russell’s masterpiece about the creative process, SAVAGE MESSIAH, set design by Derek Jarman, 9 February, 2014. Sam Ashby of Joe Magazine gave a wonderful introduction to the film, reading out of Jarman’s diaries about Ken.”
Look closely and you’ll see a copy of my book Raising Hell: Ken Russell and the Unmaking of The Devils nestled in Georgina Hale’s arms! She played Phillippe in the film!
Murray Melvin, who played Father Mignon in “The Devils” after November 9, 2012 screening of the film in London, carrying his copy of Richard Crouse’s book “Raising Hell: Ken Russell and The Unmaking of The Devils.”