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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.


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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
Paul de Jong .... music editor
Jason Domnarski .... musician (piano)
Aaron Nevezie .... music mixer
Aaron Nevezie .... music recordist
Nick Zammuto .... music editor
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

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USA:80 min
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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
In a Dream, what a dream it is..., 30 March 2009
Author: leegaccmovies from United States

This is an excellent visual documentary about a flawed family trying to make it work. Isaiah Zagar is an artist who suffers from a mental disorder, and his son documents his life, from his early childhood to his current lifestyle. He is kind, artistically brilliant, and yet emotionally troubled. His wife loves him, his older son is trying to start his own family, and his youngest son records it all. Each one tells their own story. We see them go through the good times and the bad. Speaking of good, Zagar's art is AMAZING. I wish I lived in Philadelphia to see it.

All in all, a touching tribute to a family that makes you reflect on your own.

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