Dreams (夢 Yume?, aka Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams) is a 1990 magical realism film based on actual dreams that the film’s director, Akira Kurosawa, claimed to have had repeatedly. It was his first film in which he was the sole author of the script. It was made five years afterRan, with assistance from George Lucas, Francis Ford Coppola, and Steven Spielberg, and funded by Warner Bros. Martin Scorsese stars in the film as Vincent van Gogh.
The film was screened out of competition at the 1990 Cannes Film Festival.[via]