A Dream of Passion (1978)
R · 1h 50min · Drama · 1 August 1978
Melina Mercouri plays an actress who is attempting a comeback with a staging of the Greek tragedy "Medea" (about a woman who kills her children) in her native Greece. As a publicity stunt, she arranges a meeting with an American woman (Ellen Burstyn) who is serving a prison term for killing her own children. Features Mercouri performing "Medea" in the original, intercut with Burstyn narrating her crime.
Director(s): Jules DassinCast: Melina Mercouri, Ellen Burstyn, Andréas Voutsinas