Aardman’s swashbuckling adventure, The Pirates! is released on DVD in the UK on Monday 10th September!
To celebrate, The Pirates! Director, Pete Lord, and the author of the book which the film is based on, Gideon Defoe, will be making a special appearance at Waterstones in London’s Piccadilly on Monday 10th September at 7.00pm to discuss the making of the film and take questions from fans! Tickets are available from the Waterstones store in Piccadilly.
As well as this there will be a model making workshop with Aardman model-maker Jim Parkyn this Saturday (8th September) at Waterstones Piccadilly at 3.00pm, where you can learn to make your own Polly character from the film! Tickets are also available from the store directly.
To complete the weekend of Pirates celebrations there is a full day of fun at the BFI Southbank in London with a screening of the film, a question and answer session with Director Pete Lord and a workshop too where you’ll have a chance to bring your own pirate character to life! For more information visit the BFI Southbank website.
Don’t forget to get your copy of The Pirates on DVD, available in stores from Monday!