Midnite weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnite)!
Director: Satoshi Kon Run Time: 90 min. Format: 35mm Rating: R
Release Year: 2006
Starring: Katsunosuke Hori, Megumi Hayashibara, Tôru Emori
GIVEAWAY: Guests with food and drink orders will be eligible to win free weekend passes to AnimeNYC
The final film of visionary director Satoshi Kon (Perfect Blue, Millenium Actress), Paprika takes place in a near future where a device allows therapists to explore the dreamscapes of their patients. The head of the scientific team behind this new treatment, Atusko Chiba, creates an alter-ego named Paprika to help patients navigate their subconscious. When a thief steals the device and begins entering the minds of the public, the worlds of dreams and reality merge into a single psychedelic carnival.