Synopsis: Double Feature: DREAMS (YUME), 1990, Warner Bros., 119 min. One of maestro Akira Kurosawa’s last films is an anthology of eight fantasy episodes adapted from the director’s own dreams. Another one of Kurosawa’s splendid visual achievements that really needs to be seen on the big screen. In Japanese, French, and English with English subtitles.
SYNECDOCHE, NEW YORK, 2008, Sony Pictures Classics, 124 min. After his wife leaves him, theater director Caden Cotard (Philip Seymour Hoffman) decides to stage his most ambitious piece, a production that will encompass his entire life.