Restored Red Shoes Wows Cannes, Now Coming to Blu-ray

May 23, 2009 Michael Powell and EmericPressburger’s Technicolor masterpiece ‘The Red Shoes’ was unveiled May 15 at Cannes Film Festival in a newly restored version completed under the impetus of Martin Scorsese. A Blu-ray release is scheduled in the UK for June 29. Criterion’s partner Janus Films has also participated in the restoration, so a US edition may follow.