This subtle, poignant family sitcom follows Cathy (Lesley Manville) as she slowly rebuilds a life after her husband's heart-breaking death. Starting with the funeral in January and ending on New Year's Eve, the story unfolds through the events of a year. As months roll by, this tender tale profiles Cathy's many attempts at a fresh start while surrounded by her sometimes supportive, often problematic family members and friends.
BBC Home Entertainment has announced that they will release Mum - Season 1
on DVD. The list price is $24.98 SRP, but at the BBC online shop website they are discounting it to $19.98 for you. The single-disc item is shown at BBC's webstore to be available on May 15th
, so we'll go with that as the official date...but Amazon.com shows a May 1st release date instead. Here's a look at the cover art: