The Kingdom of Dreams & Madness ( 夢と狂気の王国 Yume To Kyoki No Oukoku ), a documentary on Studio Ghibli’s two founding directors Miyazaki Hayao & Isao Takahata will be released on blu-ray/dvd on May 21st 2014.
The documentary ( directed by Japanese filmmaker Mami Sunada ) shows us the lives of the 2 directors over the span of a year during the production of their 2 animated films, Kaze Tachinu ( The Wind Rises ) and Kaguyahime ( Princess Kaguya ).
And yes, the blu-ray comes with English subtitles. Check out the trailer below for a taste :
Here are the details/specs for the blu-ray disc :
Running time : 118 Minutes
Aspect Ratio/Encoding : 16:9 / MPEG-4 AVC
Audio : Japanese (DTS-HD MasterAudio 5.1ch)
Blu-ray Disc region : Region 1
Subtitles : Japanese, English
Supplementary materials : A 2 minute “Digest short film”, a 32 minute unreleased footage collection titled “Ushiko Wa Mitta” ( about the work of Ghibli producer Suzuki Toshio during the production of Kaze Tachinu, apparently told through the perspective of a stray cat named Ushiko that lives around Studio Ghibli ), theatrical trailers.
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