Paprika is a 1991 Japanese animated science fiction film written and directed by Satoshi Kon. The film is set in a near-future Japan where a new technology called "DC Mini" allows dreams to be recorded and played back. The film follows a team of scientists who use the DC Mini to investigate the murder of a scientist who was working on the technology. The film explores themes of dreams, reality, and the nature of consciousness.

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Paprika (1991)

Adult/Drama · 1h 39m

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Paprika is a 1991 Japanese animated science fiction film written and directed by Satoshi Kon. The film is set in a near-future Japan where a new technology called "DC Mini" allows dreams to be recorded and played back. The film follows a team of scientists who use the DC Mini to investigate the murder of a scientist who was working on the technology. The film explores themes of dreams, reality, and the nature of consciousness.

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Status

Released

Language

Italian

Country

Italy

Production Company

Scena Group

Budget

$100,000
Cast
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Debora Caprioglio

Paprika
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Stéphane Ferrara

Rocco
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Martine Brochard

Madame Collette
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Stéphane Bonnet

Franco
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Rossana Gavinel

Gina
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Renzo Rinaldi

Conte Bastiano
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Nina Soldano

Giornalista
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Clara Algranti

Sciura Angelina
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Luciana Cirenei

Donna Olimpia
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John Steiner

Principe Ascanio
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Valentine Demy

Beba
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Luigi Laezza

Nino
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Riccardo Garrone

Zio
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Paul Muller

Milvio
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Osiride Pevarello

Remo
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Domiziano Arcangeli

Gualtiero Rosasco, the Count's son
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Luca Lionello

Il pittore
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Tinto Brass

Dott. Babarelli (uncredited)
Crew
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Tinto Brass

Director
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Tinto Brass

Writer
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Bernardino Zapponi

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Disc Releases
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Paprika

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/1/2016

Disc Title Front Cover

Paprika

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

3/1/2016

Disc Title Front Cover

Paprika

(Blu-ray, Box)

5/21/2024

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