To coincide with celebrations and remembrance on VE Day Testament of Youth is receiving it’s digital release today.

A worthy adaptation of Vera Brittain’s World War One memoir it tells the story of her friends and family going to war and her attempts to help out in anyway she can whilst she watches everything she held dear crumble around her.

First time feature film maker James Kent assembles a fine cast including Kit Harington, Alicia Vikander, Emily Watson, Dominic West and Miranda Richardson with a beguiling score by Max Richter. You can read our thoughts on the film in the coming weeks.

Watch an emotional scene from the film below.

Blu-Ray and DVD enthusiasts can purchase a copy from May 25th via Lionsgate Home Entertainment.