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Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams restored in 4k for release on Ultra HD Blu-ray

Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams (1990) 4k Blu-ray/Blu-ray Buy on Amazon

Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams (1990) has been digitally restored and remastered in 4k for release on Ultra HD Blu-ray. The 2-disc edition from The Criterion Collection hits stores on August 8, 2023.

On 4k Blu-ray, Dreams is presented in 2160p with HDR10 and DTS-HD Master Audio 2.1 surround.

Bonus features include a feature-length documentary, audio commentary, interviews, a 2011 documentary, trailer, essay by film critic Bilge Ebiri, and more (see below).

Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams (1990) 4k Blu-ray/Blu-ray 2-dis edition carries an MSRP of $49.99. Buy on Amazon


  • 4K digital restoration, supervised by cinematographer Shoji Ueda, with 2.0 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack
  • One 4K UHD disc of the film presented in HDR and one Blu-ray with the film and special features
  • Audio commentary featuring film scholar Stephen Prince
  • Feature-length documentary from 1990 shot on set and directed by Nobuhiko Obayashi
  • Interviews with production manager Teruyo Nogami and assistant director Takashi Koizumi
  • Documentary from 2011 by director Akira Kurosawa’s longtime translator Catherine Cadou, featuring interviews with filmmakers Bernardo Bertolucci, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Martin Scorsese, Hayao Miyazaki, and others
  • Trailer
  • PLUS: An essay by film critic Bilge Ebiri and Kurosawa’s script for a never-filmed ninth dream, introduced by Nogami

See more 4k Blu-ray titles from The Criterion Collection.

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