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Program Title: Dreams
EASC Code: JD-10
Series Title:
Region/Country: Japan
Language: Japanese
Subtitles: English
Subject: Movie & TV Drama
Program Type: Feature
Media Type: DVD
Director: Akira Krosawa
Producer: Hisao Kurosawa
Release Date: 1990
Running Time: 120 min.
Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract: Akira Kurosawa's Dreams is one of the most visionary, deeply personal works in the 60-year career of the master behind Rashomon, The Seven Samuri and Ran. Comprised of eight episodes rich in imagery and insight (and featuring Scorsese as Vincent Van Gogh), it explores the costs of war, the perils of nuclear power and especially humankind's need to harmonize with nature. You will be enchanted..and enthralled.
Data Entry Date: 3/18/2004