About the film
A Dream of Passion
Release Date: May 21, 1978
|Producers||:||Jules Dassin, Giorgos Arvanitis|
|Writers||:||Jules Dassin, Euripides, Euripides, Minoas Volonakis|
Melina Mercouri plays Maya, a jet-setting Greek actress who returns to her homeland to undertake the role of Medea. Searching for inspiration and clues as to how a mother could kill the children she loves, Maya discovers Brenda (Ellen Burstyn), a bible-spouting American woman serving time in an Athens prison for that very crime.