Newt (Matthew McConaughey) confronts Lt. Barbour at Mary's house

STUDIOCANAL is pleased to announce that the historical war epic FREE STATE OF JONES is coming to Blu-ray, DVD and VOD 20 February 2017 and will be available on EST from 13 February 2017.

To celebrate the release of this remarkable and inspirational true story, we have 3 x DVDs up for grabs!

Written and directed by four-time Oscar® nominee Gary Ross (The Hunger Games, Seabiscuit, Pleasantville), and starring Oscar® winner Matthew McConaughey (Interstellar, Dallas Buyers Club), FREE STATE OF JONES is an epic action-drama set during the Civil War, and tells the story of defiant Southern farmer, Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy.

Banding together with other small farmers and local slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones.

To be in with a chance of winning, just answer this question: When is Free State of Jones set?

  1. a) American Civil War
  2. b) World War II
  3. c) Boer War

To be in with a chance of winning a Free State of Jones on DVD email your answer,name and address to and make sure to add ‘Free State of Jones DVD Competition’ to the subject line. Winners will be chosen at random on March 8th, 2017. GOOD LUCK!


FREE STATE OF JONES will be available on EST from 13 February 2017 and on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD from 20 February 2017. Pre-order now: