The Song DVD is a US-produced feature film inspired by the Song of Solomon. It's a tale of faith, family and music, based on the Old Testament account of king Solomon's life.
Aspiring musician Jed King is wise beyond his years but struggles living in the shadow of his father. When he meets Rose, the pair quickly fall in love and marry, inspiring Jed to write 'The Song'. The track is an unexpected hit, propelling Jed into the limelight. But can his faith, and their marriage, survive the trials and temptations of life on the road?
Filmed on location in Nashville and Kentucky, The Song is bursting with American roots and folk music, which will delight musicians and country-and-western fans. If you liked recent hit movie Walk the Line, then you'll love this.
With star performances from up-and-coming actors Caitlin Nicol-Thomas (Nashville), Ali Faulkner (Twilight) and Alan Powell, from Nashville Christian band Anthem Lights.
The film has a running time of 116 minutes, and the DVD includes the following bonus features:
- Director's Commentary
- Meet the Cast
- King Solomon on Screen: Adapting the Story
- Author Kyle Idleman on Love, Sex and Marriage
- Metaphors and Poetry: Themes of 'The Song'
Distributed in the UK by Sony, this will work on all UK DVD players. The British Board of Film Classification have given The Song a recommended minimum viewing age of 12.
The Song DVD a musically-driven romantic drama set in the American South, which allows you to experience afresh the twists and turns of the Biblical story of Solomon. Interspersed throughout with verses from Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs, this movie will inspire you to return to the Old Testament books again and again.