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Title Paprika [videorecording] / a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Sony Pictures Entertainment (Japan) presents ; a Paprika Filmpartners production ; developed by Masao Maruyama ; screenplay by Seishi Minakami and Satoshi Kon ; animation studio, Madhouse, Inc. ; director, Satoshi Kon.

Publication Info. Sony Pictures Classics, [2007]
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD  New Shelf  ANIM PAP    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videocassette vf rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 in Japanese, English, or French, Dolby surround in Spanish.
Language Japanese, English, French or Spanish dialogue, optional yellow English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Performer Voices of: Megumi Hayashibara, Toru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori, Tôru Furuya.
Credits Character design/animation director, Masashi Ando ; art director, Nobutaka Ike ; director of photography, Michiya Kato ; editor, Takeshi Seyama ; music, Susumu Hirasawa.
Note Cast & crew credits from container; title from disc menu.
Based on the novel: Papurika / by Yasutaka Tsutsui.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for violent and sexual images.
Summary "Centers on a revolutionary machine that allows scientists to enter and record a subject's dream. After it is stolen, a fearless detective and a brilliant therapist join forces to recover the device before it falls into the hands of a 'dream terrorist'"--Container
Note Special features: optional audio commentary by the filmmakers (in Japanese, with optional English subtitles); "Tsutsui and Kon's 'Paprika'" making-of featurette; "A conversation about the 'Dream'" featurette; "The dream CG world" featurette; "The art of fantasy" featurette; previews of other films
Subject Dreams -- Drama.
Dream interpretation -- Drama.
Terrorists -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Japanese.
Science fiction films.
Fantasy films.
Animated films.
Added Author Minakami, Seishi, screenwriter.
Kon, Satoshi, 1963-2010, screenwriter, film director.
Hayashibara, Megumi, 1967- voice actor.
Emori, Tōru, 1944- voice actor.
Hori, Katsunosuke, voice actor.
Furuya, Tōru, voice actor.
Andō, Masashi, 1969- designer.
Maruyama, Masao, 1941-
Tsutsui, Yasutaka, 1934- Papurika.
Maddohausu, Kabushiki Kaisha, animator.
Paprika Filmpartners, production company.
Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc., presenter.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), publisher.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Papurika
ISBN 1424855713
Standard No. 043396189119
Music No. 18911 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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