SLEEP has been released in the UK and North America by ARROW! It’s available on their streaming service from 1st November 2021 and as a Special Edition Blu-ray from 24th January 2022.
The disk will also have a ton of new and amazing extras such as:
- High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation
- Original DTS-MA 5.1 audio
- Optional English subtitles
- Audio commentary by film critic and historian Kim Newman & author Sean Hogan
- A Strange Dark Magic, a visual essay by film scholar Alexandra Heller-Nicholas
- Sleepwalking through National Trauma, a visual essay by film critic Anton Bitel
- Dream & Folktale in Sleep, an interview with anthropologist, dream researcher, and filmmaker Louise S. Milne
- Talking in their Sleep, director Michael Venus and star Gro Swantje Kohlhof in conversation
- A Dream We Dream Together, a compilation of film festival introductions created during lockdown by director Michael Venus and the cast of Sleep
- Making Dreams Come True, a glimpse behind the scenes of Sleep
- Deleted Scenes, four deleted scenes
- Marlene’s Sketches, explore the many obsessive dream journal sketches that are only glimpsed in the film, created by artist Christoph Vieweg, presented here in full
- Image Gallery
- Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Oink Creative
- Illustrated collector’s booklet featuring new writing by Alison Peirse, an interview with director Michael Venus, and Brothers Grimm fairy tale „Frau Trude“
- Double-sided fold-out poster featuring newly commissioned artwork by Oink Creative
To celebrate ARROW has just release a brand new trailer, which you can view here.
We’re delighted that SLEEP has found such a great home abroad!