IMDb > In a Dream (2008)
In a Dream
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

In a Dream (2008) More at IMDbPro »

Videos (see all 2)
In a Dream -- The story of Julia Zagar and her husband Isaiah, a renowned mosaic artist, who for the past 30 years has covered more than 40,000 square feet of Philadelphia top to bottom with tile, mirror, paint, and concrete.

Overview

User Rating:
7.6/10   190 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Down 1% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Contact:
View company contact information for In a Dream on IMDbPro.
Genre:
Tagline:
Love is a Work of Art
Plot:
The story of Julia Zagar and her husband Isaiah, a renowned mosaic artist, who for the past 30 years has covered more than 40,000 square feet of Philadelphia top to bottom with tile, mirror, paint, and concrete. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
7 wins & 3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Falls between 2 Horses See more (5 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Directed by
Jeremiah Zagar 
 
Produced by
Pamela Tanner Boll .... executive producer
Geralyn White Dreyfous .... executive producer
Ross Kauffman .... executive producer
Jeremy Yaches .... producer
 
Original Music by
Kelli Scarr 
 
Cinematography by
Erik Messerschmidt 
Mark Stetz 
 
Film Editing by
Keiko Deguchi 
Jeremiah Zagar 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael Reich .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Mike Guarino .... location sound mixer
Eric Milano .... sound editor
Tom Paul .... sound designer
Tom Paul .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Dean Gunderson .... Steadicam operator
George Hennah .... assistant camera
Julian King .... additional photographer
Julian King .... second assistant camera
Doug Kofsky .... assistant camera
Brendan O'Brien .... key grip
Abad Rosa .... crane operator
Mark Stetz .... gaffer
Andrew Voegeli .... Steadicam operator
Kevin Walter .... assistant camera
 
Animation Department
Yussef Cole .... animator
Cassidy Gearhart .... animator
Cassidy Gearhart .... designer
 
Editorial Department
Anthony Gannon .... co-editor
Angshuman Ghosh .... assistant editor
Ross Kauffman .... consulting editor
Daniel Kitrosser .... assistant editor
Jonathan Liebert .... digital cinema mastering
Alexander Maxwell .... colorist
Sandy Patch .... colorist
Sandy Patch .... on-line editor
Samuel D. Pollard .... consulting editor
Tom Salamon .... colorist
Bill Stokes .... colorist
 
Music Department
Jason Domnarski .... musician (piano)
Aaron Nevezie .... music mixer
Aaron Nevezie .... music recordist
 
Other crew
Jonah Birns .... title designer
Christopher Cunha .... production assistant
Angshuman Ghosh .... production assistant
Daniel Kitrosser .... production assistant
Matt Kliegman .... production assistant
Tavian Lucas .... production assistant
Dan Peterson .... production assistant
Keron Rose .... production assistant
 

Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

Runtime:
USA:80 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Sound Mix:
Certification:

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Falls between 2 Horses, 3 January 2010
Author: accountcrapper from Bhutan

This is a good film about the directors father who is a half mad folk artist and his family. For me it fell between 2 horses. We did not get to see enough of his art or rather we did not get to see enough of the development of his art. It shows the daily journals but not so much what is in them. Also you never really get a feel for exactly how much work the father has created. A short segment going from building to building, enumerating the work or putting a timeline to the process. Even highlighting elements in the mosaics as chronological portrayals of particular family moments. I would have liked to have seen him sourcing his materials or some discussion on the materials he has used or tried but that did not happen. The art is one horses in this film.

The second horse is the family drama that arises from a father who is a bit mad and the effect it has on his family. The stresses and strains of dealing with relationships in everyday life. For me this did not hit the mark either as there was not enough of an examination into it as if the director (son) was a little reticent to ask difficult and probing questions. So it is a picture postcard from a family with problems rather than an examination or drama.

A good film that for me fell between 2 horses and did not completely satisfy on either front. Still a brave thing for a son to do, there are very few films like this and I very much enjoyed the fathers work.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (5 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for In a Dream (2008)
Recent Posts (updated daily)User
Rushing through works on paper puzzle_queen
Beautiful Film mimi_0414
DVD release justlikeoldtimes
Theatrical Trailer + Release Dates hzfilms
See more »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
Frida Click One Hour Photo Tarnation Away from Her
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb Documentary section IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.