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The Resource A story from Chikamatsu, directed by Kenji Mizoguchi

A story from Chikamatsu, directed by Kenji Mizoguchi

Label
A story from Chikamatsu
Title
A story from Chikamatsu
Statement of responsibility
directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Title variation
Crucified lovers
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
An exquisitely moving tale of forbidden love struggling to survive in the face of persecution. Based on a classic of eighteenth-century Japanese drama, the film traces the injustices that befall a Kyoto scroll maker2s wife and his apprentice after each is unfairly accused of wrongdoing. Bound by fate in an illicit, star-crossed romance, they go on the run in search of refuge from the punishment prescribed them: death
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Kazuo Miyagawa
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Japanese dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Kyoko Kagawa, Kazuo Hasegawa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1956
  • 1908-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mizoguchi, Kenji
  • Kagawa, Kyōko
  • Hasegawa, Kazuo
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
102
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
949
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adultery
  • Social classes
  • Married people
  • Merchants
  • Women
  • Feature films
  • Romance films
  • Historical films
  • Foreign films.
  • Japan
Technique
live action
Label
A story from Chikamatsu, directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • 1.37:1 aspect ratio
  • Special features: New interview with actor Kyoko Kagawa; Mizoguchi: the auteur behind the "Metteur-en-scène," a new illustrated audio essay by film scholar Dudley Andrew; essay by film scholar Haden Guest
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781681435190
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515223010
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2962DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1054110840
  • (OCoLC)on1054110840
  • 981907
System details
DVD; monaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A story from Chikamatsu, directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • 1.37:1 aspect ratio
  • Special features: New interview with actor Kyoko Kagawa; Mizoguchi: the auteur behind the "Metteur-en-scène," a new illustrated audio essay by film scholar Dudley Andrew; essay by film scholar Haden Guest
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781681435190
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515223010
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2962DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1054110840
  • (OCoLC)on1054110840
  • 981907
System details
DVD; monaural
Video recording format
DVD

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