Baraka (Remastered) (R2) in November
Second Sight have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Baraka on 10th November 2008 priced at £19.99 RRP. Ron Fricke’s Baraka has been restored and re-mastered using the latest technology available to the filmmakers. Believed to be a first, the original negative was scanned frame by frame for 3 weeks at the maximum possible resolution of 8K rather than the standard 2K. Then the frame-by-frame restoration work began.
- Soundtrack digitally restored and remixed in DTS 96/24 5.1 and Dolby Digital 5.1
- A new documentary ‘Baraka – A Closer Look’
- ’Restoration’ feature
The extras run 249mins.