• Extras:
    "The Lower Depths" directed by Akira Kurosawa (1957)
    Audio commentary with Donald Richie (Japanese-film expert, and author of A Hundred Years of Japanese Film)

    * "The Lower Depths" directed by Jean Renoir (1936)
    Introduction by Jean Renoir (5:46)
  • Subtitles:
    English (optional)
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  • Soundtrack(s):
    French Dolby Digital 1.0
  • Case type:
    Special Case
  • Notes:
    Black Double Alpha case
    20 page booklet (which also covers the Kurosawa film), featuring a new essay by Alexander Sesonske (film scholar and author of Jean Renoir: The French Films 1924-1939)
    Only available as part of the two-disc set "The Lower Depths", together with Akira Kurosawa’s 1957 version ("Donzoko")

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