The beloved animated adaptation of Richard Adams’ novel.
With the voices of
Richard Briers, John Hurt, Harry Andrews
UK 1978. 102min
U (Advised 8+)
A group of rabbits decide to leave their warren after one of them has an apocalyptic vision of their future there. But the long journey to the utopian Watershed Down is fraught with difficulties and many dangerous encounters. This fine British adaptation of Richard Adams’ novel has scenes that might unsettle very young audiences.
The screening on Saturday 10 September will be presented with subtitles for the D/deaf and people experiencing hearing loss. Audio Description available on Sunday 18 September.
The new 4K restoration of Watership Down will be available on BFI UHD and Blu-ray from Monday 24 October.