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What's it about?

When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patient's dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika.

Why did we pick it?

An electric and non-stop ride packed to the brim with abstract and absurd visuals, pushing the animation medium to its extremes making you question everything.

Who's in it? Megumi Hayashibara - Paprika / Atsuko Chiba (voice)

Tohru Emori - Seijiro Inui (voice)

Katsunosuke Hori - Torataro Shima (voice)

Who made it?

Satoshi Kon - Director & Writer (Screenplay)

Yasutaka Tsutsui - Writer (Novel)

Seishi Minakami - Writer (Screenplay)



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