Dream Horse arrives on Digital Download today, and will be released on DVD on 13th September. The film is directed by Euros Lyn and stars Toni Collette, Damian Lewis, Owen Teale and Joanna Page.
SYNOPSIS: The film tells the inspiring true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely racehorse bred by small-town bartender Jan Vokes. With very little money and no experience, Jan convinces her neighbours to chip in their meager earnings to help raise Dream and compete with the racing elites. Their investment pays off as Dream rises through the ranks and becomes a beacon of hope in their struggling community.
DVD ELEMENTS: “Dream Horse” DVD includes the following special feature:
Interviews with the cast and filmmakers, plus the real-life syndicate members
BASICS: EST Street Date: August 27, 2021
DVD Street Date: September 13, 2021
DVD Languages: English
DVD Subtitles: English
Running Time: 109 minutes
THE CREDITS: About “Dream Horse”
Film4, Ingenious Media, Ffilm Cymru Wales present a RAW production.
“Dream Horse” is directed by Euros Lyn (“Happy Valley,” “Dr. Who”) from a script by Neil McKay (“Mo,” “Appropriate Adult”). The film stars Toni Collette (The Sixth Sense, Hereditary), Damian Lewis (“Billions,” “Homeland”), Owen Teale (“Game of Thrones,” “A Discovery of Witches”), Joanna Page (“Gavin & Stacey,” Love, Actually), Karl Johnson (The Death of Stalin, Peterloo), Steffan Rhodri (Wonder Woman, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Anthony O’Donnell (“A Very English Scandal,” “Gavin & Stacey”), with Nicholas Farrell (“The Crown,” The Iron Lady) and Siân Phillips (Murphy’s Law, “Driving Miss Daisy”).
Producers are Katherine Butler (American Animals, Frank) and Tracey O’Riordan (The Selfish Giant, Dark River). Executive producers include Daniel Battsek (The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Widows), Ollie Madden (The Informer, The Favourite), Sue Bruce-Smith (The Lobster, You Were Never Really Here), Peter Touche (Seberg, Blinded by the Light), Stephen Dailey (Dirt Music, Incarnate), Pauline Burt (Mugabe and the White African, Submarine), Piers Vellacott (American Animals, Three Identical Strangers) and Joely Fether (Introducing Morrissey, “That Sunday”). Kasia Malipan (Free Fire, In Fabric) serves as co-producer.
Director of photography is Erik Wilson (20,000 Days on Earth, Paddington 2). Production designer is Daniel Taylor (Tetris, “Britannia”). Editor is Jamie Pearson (King Arthur, “Black Mirror”). Costume designer is Siân Jenkins (God’s Own Country, Eternal Beauty). Hair and makeup designer is Roseann Samuel (Journey’s End, The Truth About Love). Original music is by Benjamin Woodgates (Benediction, The Longest Drive). Casting director is Shaheen Baig (Free Fire, How to Build a Girl).