MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has launched This Is It for home entertainment and collector’s edition.
Michael Jackson’s This Is It offers Jackson fans and music lover’s worldwide behind-the-scenes look at the performer as he developed, created and rehearsed for his sold-out concerts. Covering the months from March through June, 2009, the film is produced with the full support of the Estate of Jackson and drawn from more than 100 hours of behind-the-scenes footage, featuring Jackson rehearsing numerous songs for the show.
Kenny Ortega, who was both Jackson’s creative partner for the concert tour and the director of the stage show, directed the film, which was produced by Randy Phillips, Kenny Ortega and Paul Gongaware. Executive producers are John Branca and John McClain.
Jackson’s This Is It is expected to be the biggest home video release in India with units of DVD, VCD, memory cards and Blu-ray discs over various SKUs.