"Gettysburg: Darkest Days & Finest Hours" 145th anniversary docu-drama
An all new DVD commemorating the 145th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg tells the story of the re-enactment and the 1863 battle from the soldier's point-of-view. Featuring nearly 15,000 re-enactors. 90 minute docu-drama feature film, extensive special features and hours of additional re-enactment footage from the weekend's event.
Alongside the nearly 15,000 re-enactors - and featured in the film - more than 100 cast and crew have worked on the movie to create scenes involving recreations of the death of Colonel Burgwyn and the 26th North Carolina, Colonel Jeffords and the 4th Michigan, the 11th Mississippi fighting around the Bryan Barn, authentic and graphic hospital scenes, the actions of the 19th Massachusetts at the Angle, and the story of the Berkeley brothers of the 8th Virginia during Pickett’s Charge.