4.4 (16 votes)
DVDylan ID: D003.JTT
Recording type: ProShot
Two DVDs, New Transfer as of 2008
This is recognized as the best transfer as of December 2008
  1. Disc1 1:55:31
  2. Disc2 1:49:21
Number of discs: 2
Running time: 03:45
Video standard: PAL
Authoring: DVDs with menu and chapters are circulating
Author/Tapers Notes follow, thanks to JTT for this gem!

"Transferred from an unplayed VHS Tape by JTT, February 2008
At the time of the broadcast I recorded the film on two seperate recorders, the other copy has been used for playback over the years. Neither copy has ever been traded, transferred or copied until now.
PAL 4x3 mono, 2 Discs with Menu & Chapters
SOURCE: Channel 4 (UK) Television Broadcast > Panasonic VHS Recorder (Fuji E240 HG) > Panasonic NV-F65 (Playback) > Panasonic DMR-EH50 (RAM Disc SP mode) > TMPG MPEG Editor 2 > TMPG DVD Author 3 > Video TS
Video: MPEG-2, 720x576, 25fps, VBR (Constant Quality), Maximum 9600Kb/s
Audio: Dolby Digital, 48000Hz, Mono, 256kbps"

As stated in the notes for this item, this is recognized as the best transfer as of December 2008.

I concur in that opinion.

Attempts have been made to produce a sound upgrade. However, speed fluctuations have made this very difficult. An editor with the requisite expertise and software needs to come to the fore to accomplish this task.

Reviewed by yassou on 29th December 2010