Unfolding in a series of mythic vignettes, this late work by AKIRA KUROSAWA (Seven Samurai, Ran) brings eight of the beloved director’s own night time visions, informed by tales from Japanese folklore, to cinematic life. In a visually sumptuous journey through the master’s unconscious, tales of childlike wonder give way to apocalyptic visions: a young boy stumbles on a fox wedding in a forest; a soldier confronts the ghosts of the war dead; a power-plant meltdown smothers a seaside landscape in radioactive fumes. Interspersed with reflections on the redemptive power of art, including a richly textured tribute to Vincent van Gogh (played by MARTIN SCORSESE), Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams is both a showcase for its maker’s imagination at its most unbridled and a deeply personal lament for a world at the mercy of human ignorance.

Special Features:

  • New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised by cinematographer Masaharu Ueda, with 2.0 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack
  • New audio commentary featuring film scholar Stephen Prince
  • Making of “Dreams” (1990), a 150-minute documentary shot on-set and directed by Nobuhiko Obayashi
  • New interview with assistant director Takashi Koizumi
  • New interview with production manager Teruyo Nogami
  • Kurosawa’s Way (2011), a fifty-minute documentary by director Akira Kurosawa’s long-time translator Catherine Cadou, featuring interviews with filmmakers Theodoros Angelopoulos, Bernardo Bertolucci, Clint Eastwood, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Bong Joon-ho, Abbas Kiarostami, Hayao Miyazaki, Martin Scorsese, Julie Taymor, Shin’ya Tsukamoto, and John Woo
  • Trailer
  • New English subtitle translation

PLUS: A booklet featuring an essay by film critic Bilge Ebiri and Kurosawa’s script for a never-filmed ninth dream, introduced by Nogami

Click Images to Enlarge

Zertifikat (UK):
PG
Darsteller:
Akira Terao

Mitsuko Baishô

Toshie Negishi

Mieko Harada

Mitsunori Isaki

Toshihiko Nakano
Regisseur(e):
Akira Kurosawa
Region (Ländercode):
2
Anzahl der Discs:
1
Originalton (Sprache):
Japanese
Untertitel Sprachen:

English

Gesamtlaufzeit:
120 mins approx.
studio:
CRITERION COLLECTION
Erscheinungstermin:
1990

Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams - The Criterion Collection

Blu-ray
EUR 22.49

UVP: 32,99 €

22,49 €

Spare: 10,50 €

Item limited to max quantity of 5000

( 0 item is in your basket items are in your basket )

Live Chat

Die durchschnittliche Wartezeit beträgt 25 Sekunden

Die durchschnittliche Wartezeit beträgt 25 Sekunden

Lieferung & Rücksendungen

Standardlieferung (5-10 Tage) = 1,49€
Lieferung mit Sendungsverfolgung (3-5 Tage) = 5,99€
Die Versandinformationen beziehen sich auf Produkte, die wir aktuell auf Lager haben. Vorbestellungen werden versandt, sobald die Produkte auf Lager vorrätig sind. Rechne bitte bis zu 21 Tage Lieferzeit bei Funko Bestellungen ein. Lieferung mit Sendeverfolgung ist nicht bei allen Produkten möglich.

Sind Sie mit Ihrem Artikel nicht zufrieden?

Bitte beachten Sie unser Rückgaberecht.

Unfolding in a series of mythic vignettes, this late work by AKIRA KUROSAWA (Seven Samurai, Ran) brings eight of the beloved director’s own night time visions, informed by tales from Japanese folklore, to cinematic life. In a visually sumptuous journey through the master’s unconscious, tales of childlike wonder give way to apocalyptic visions: a young boy stumbles on a fox wedding in a forest; a soldier confronts the ghosts of the war dead; a power-plant meltdown smothers a seaside landscape in radioactive fumes. Interspersed with reflections on the redemptive power of art, including a richly textured tribute to Vincent van Gogh (played by MARTIN SCORSESE), Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams is both a showcase for its maker’s imagination at its most unbridled and a deeply personal lament for a world at the mercy of human ignorance.

Special Features:

  • New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised by cinematographer Masaharu Ueda, with 2.0 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack
  • New audio commentary featuring film scholar Stephen Prince
  • Making of “Dreams” (1990), a 150-minute documentary shot on-set and directed by Nobuhiko Obayashi
  • New interview with assistant director Takashi Koizumi
  • New interview with production manager Teruyo Nogami
  • Kurosawa’s Way (2011), a fifty-minute documentary by director Akira Kurosawa’s long-time translator Catherine Cadou, featuring interviews with filmmakers Theodoros Angelopoulos, Bernardo Bertolucci, Clint Eastwood, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Bong Joon-ho, Abbas Kiarostami, Hayao Miyazaki, Martin Scorsese, Julie Taymor, Shin’ya Tsukamoto, and John Woo
  • Trailer
  • New English subtitle translation

PLUS: A booklet featuring an essay by film critic Bilge Ebiri and Kurosawa’s script for a never-filmed ninth dream, introduced by Nogami

Click Images to Enlarge

Zertifikat (UK):
PG
Darsteller:
Akira Terao

Mitsuko Baishô

Toshie Negishi

Mieko Harada

Mitsunori Isaki

Toshihiko Nakano
Regisseur(e):
Akira Kurosawa
Region (Ländercode):
2
Anzahl der Discs:
1
Originalton (Sprache):
Japanese
Untertitel Sprachen:

English

Gesamtlaufzeit:
120 mins approx.
studio:
CRITERION COLLECTION
Erscheinungstermin:
1990
Erfahrungen und Kundenbewertungen

Zurzeit gibt es noch keine Bewertungen.