Is Death Is But A Dream on Netflix? Where to watch the documentary

Eve Edwards April 16, 2021

Is Death Is But A Dream on Netflix? We explore where to watch the new documentary.

University of Buffalo (UB) professor Carine Mardorossian and hospice doctor Christopher Kerr co-authored a book of which the documentary is based on. 

The book, “Death Is But A Dream: Finding Hope and Meaning at Life’s End,” explores the end-of-life experiences from the perspective of patients and caregivers. 

Kerr noticed that many of his hospice patients, when approaching the end of their lives, started to have dreams and visions of deceased loved ones visiting their bedside. The documentary will explore these revelations in the dying process.

Is Death Is But A Dream on Netflix?

No. Death Is But A Dream is not currently available to stream on Netflix.

It is unconfirmed whether the streaming site will acquire the rights to the film. They have yet to make any indication that they are planning to.


So, we’ve found other ways for you to watch the new feature-length documentary.

Where to watch Death Is But A Dream

On 15 April 2021, the documentary aired on PBS. The filmmakers wrote on Instagram: “If you missed tonights airing, don’t worry – many of your PBS stations will be airing the film again later this evening, as well as various times tomorrow. Check your local PBS website for upcoming showings.”

From 15 April, you can watch Death Is But A Dream by purchasing the movie through the film’s website.

In an Instagram post on the day of Death Is But A Dream‘s release, the filmmakers wrote: “If you want to watch this film sooner or if this is something that you’d like to share with a friend or loved one, we’re excited to announce that you can now purchase the FULL LENGTH (82 min) version of the film at on digital and DVD!”

This is currently the only way to stream the documentary film online.

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