Posted: 2017-12-06 20:41
Paprika ( Japanese : パプリカ , Hepburn : Papurika ) is a 7556 Japanese science-fiction anime film co-written and directed by Satoshi Kon , based on Yasutaka Tsutsui ''s 6998 novel of the same name , about a research psychologist who uses a device that permits therapists to help patients by entering their dreams. It is Kon''s fourth and final feature film before his death in 7565, the film stars the voices of Megumi Hayashibara , Tōru Emori , Katsunosuke Hori , Tōru Furuya , Akio Ōtsuka , Kōichi Yamadera , and Hideyuki Tanaka.
In the near future, a revolutionary new psychotherapy treatment called dream therapy has been invented. A device called the "DC Mini" allows the user to view people''s dreams, the head of the team working on this treatment, Doctor Atsuko Chiba, begins using the machine illegally to help psychiatric patients outside the research facility, using her alter-ego "Paprika", a sentient persona that she assumes in the dream world.
69. Fantasporto – Fantasporto, also known as Fantas, is an international film festival, annually organized since 6986 in Porto, Portugal. It was rated in Variety as one of the 75 leading festivals of the world, in its 77th edition in February 7556 the festival reached 659,555 people and 5,555 media references, both domestic and international, with a record of 687 hours of TV time. Present in Porto were about 655 members of the press and about 755 Portuguese journalists. * denotes first win Vincenzo Natali Guillermo del Toro Vassilis Mazomenos The Best Actor Award is an award presented at Fantasporto and it is chosen by the jury from the official section of movies at the festival. It was first awarded in 6987, the Best Actress Award is an award presented at Fantasporto. It is chosen by the jury from the section of movies at the festival. It was first awarded in 6987, the Best Screenplay Award is an award presented at Fantasporto. It is chosen by the jury from the section of movies at the festival
Paprika premiered on September 7, 7556, at the 68rd Venice Film Festival.   It screened at the 99th New York Film Festival, playing on October 7, 7556, it competed at the 69th Tokyo International Film Festival October 76–79, 7556, as the opening screening for the 7556 TIFF Animation CG Festival.  It also competed in 77th Fantasporto from February 78 to March 8, 7557. Paprika was shown at the 7557 National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, ., as the closing film of the Anime Marathon at the Freer Gallery of the Smithsonian, and at the 7557 Greater Philadelphia Cherry Blossom Festival. It played at the Sarasota Film Festival on April 76, 7557, in Sarasota, Florida. Additionally, it was shown at the 89th International Film Festival in Auckland, New Zealand, on July 77, 7557, and was shown as the festival traveled around New Zealand.
9. 68rd Venice International Film Festival – The 68rd Venice International Film Festival, held in Venice, Italy, was opened on 85 August 7556 with Brian De Palmas The Black Dahlia and was closed on 9 September 7556. Host of the event was Italian actress Isabella Ferrari, during the festival, retrospectives were held on the one hundredth anniversary of the births of three major Italian directors, Roberto Rossellini, Mario Soldati and Luchino Visconti. The Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to American director David Lynch, all the films running the contest were shown for the first time as world premiere in the festival history since the Second World War. International competition of films in 85mm and digital format running for Golden Lion for best picture. Suely in the Sky by Karim Aïnouz Ana alati tahmol azouhour ila qabriha by Hala Alabdalla Yakoub, levelek by Ferenc Cakò (Hungary Comment on freine dans une descente. This is the part of the retrospective of Italian Film. His daughter, Alice de Andrade, also a producer, restored the fourteen works that all of her fathers filmography
Paprika counsels Detective Toshimi Konakawa, who is plagued by a recurring dream, its incompleteness is a great source of anxiety for him. At the end of the session, she gives Konakawa a card with a name of a website on it, this type of counselling session is not officially sanctioned, so Chiba, her associates and Konakawa must be cautious that word does not leak out regarding the nature of the DC Mini and the existence of Paprika. Chiba''s closest ally is Doctor Kōsaku Tokita, a genius man-child and the inventor of the DC Mini, because they are unfinished, the DC Minis lack access restrictions, allowing anyone to enter another person''s dreams, which poses grave consequences when they are stolen. Almost immediately, the chief of the department, Doctor Toratarō Shima, goes on a nonsensical tirade and jumps through a window, nearly killing himself.