Shada DVD Cover

Region 2 DVD

Disc 1 Edit

Shada Edit

Reconstructed from the original 1979 camera negatives and studio recordings, with 1992 linking material from Tom Baker.

Shada - BBCi/Big Finish Version Edit

A Flash-animated version of the story produced by Big Finish for BBCi in 2003, staring Paul McGann (the Doctor), Lalla Ward (Romana) and John Leeson (K9). Accessible via PC or Mac.

Production Information Subtitles Edit

Text commentary by Nicholas Pegg containing fascinating information about this troubled production.

Coming Soon Trailer Edit

A preview for The Reign of Terror. (1'01" | 4:3 | 2012)

Disc 2 Edit

Taken Out Of Time Edit

Cast and crew look back at the making of this incomplete story. With actors Tom Baker (the Doctor), Daniel Hill (Chris Parsons), Director Pennant Roberts, Production manager Ralph Wilton, Production Assistant Olivia Bazalgette and Design Assistant Les McCullum. (25'38" | 16:9 | 2012)

Now and Then Edit

The ongoing series visits Cambridge to compare and contrast the 1979 locations with how they look thirty years later. (12'44" | 4:3 | 2012)

Strike! Strike! Strike! Edit

Although it's the only Doctor Who story never to be completed, Shada was by no means the only one affected by industrial action. With former companion Nicola Bryant, Liberal Democrat peer Lord Addington, BECTU Union President Tony Lennon and Script Editor/Union Rep Gary Russell. Presented by BBC Political Correspondent Shaun Ley. (27'48" | 16:9 | 2012)

Being a Girl Edit

An examination of the representation of women in Doctor Who. (30'11" | 16:9 | 2012)

Photo Gallery Edit

Production photographs from the Cambridge locations and studio session. (4'48" | 4:3 | 2012)