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The Resource A brighter summer day, Janus Films ; a film by Edward Yang ; produced by Yu Wei-Yen, Jan Hung-Tze, and Edward Yang ; script and dialogue by Edward Yang, Yan Hong-Ya, Alex Yang, Lai Ming-Tang ; directed by Edward Yang, (Blu-ray)

A brighter summer day, Janus Films ; a film by Edward Yang ; produced by Yu Wei-Yen, Jan Hung-Tze, and Edward Yang ; script and dialogue by Edward Yang, Yan Hong-Ya, Alex Yang, Lai Ming-Tang ; directed by Edward Yang, (Blu-ray)

Label
A brighter summer day
Title
A brighter summer day
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; a film by Edward Yang ; produced by Yu Wei-Yen, Jan Hung-Tze, and Edward Yang ; script and dialogue by Edward Yang, Yan Hong-Ya, Alex Yang, Lai Ming-Tang ; directed by Edward Yang
Title variation
Our time, our story
Contributor
Actor
Commentator
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • tai
  • eng
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
Set in the early sixties in Taiwan, it is based on the true story of a crime that rocked the nation. A film of both sprawling scope and tender intimacy, this novelistic, patiently observed epic centers on the gradual, inexorable fall of a young teenager
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Bai ge ji hua (Motion picture)
  • Likely consequence
Credits note
Cinematography, Zhang Huigong, Li Longyu; editor, Chen Bowen; musical director, Zhan Hongda
Dewey number
791.43/72
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/intervieweeexpression
  • pINV9s3Qgck
  • OuKDaNE2aIA
  • kVcwS9fBkDE
Language note
In Mandarin and Taiwanese, with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B75 2016
PerformerNote
Yang Jingyi, Zhang Zhen, Zhang Guozhu, Jin Yanling, Wang Juan, Zhang Han, Ke Yulun, Wang Baisen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-2007
  • 1964-
  • 1965-
  • 1976 October 14-
  • 1937-
  • 1963 August 6-
  • 1974-
  • 1977-
  • 1953-
  • 1972-
  • 1947-
  • 1953-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yang, Dechang
  • Zhan, Hongzhi
  • Yu, Weiyan
  • Hong, Hong
  • Yang, Shunqing
  • Lai, Mingtang
  • Yang, Lisa
  • Zhang, Zhen
  • Zhang, Guozhu
  • Jin, Yanling
  • Wang, Juan
  • Zhang, Han
  • Ke, Yulun
  • Wang, Bosen
  • Zhang, Huigong
  • Li, Longyu
  • Chen, Bowen
  • Rayns, Tony
  • Xiao, Juzhen
  • Hou, Xiaoxian
  • Zhang, Aijia
  • Cai, Mingliang
  • Cheshire, Godfrey
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
236
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
804
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Teenagers
  • Gangs
  • Crime
  • Gangs
  • Teenage boys
Technique
live action
Label
A brighter summer day, Janus Films ; a film by Edward Yang ; produced by Yu Wei-Yen, Jan Hung-Tze, and Edward Yang ; script and dialogue by Edward Yang, Yan Hong-Ya, Alex Yang, Lai Ming-Tang ; directed by Edward Yang, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Chang Chen (new interview where the actor discusees his breakthrough debut). Disc 2: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Likely consequence (recording of a play cowritten and directed by Edward Yang in Taipei in 1992)
  • Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Chang Chen (new interview where the actor discusees his breakthrough debut). Disc 2: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Likely consequence (recording of a play cowritten and directed by Edward Yang in Taipei in 1992)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn944199584
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (236 min.)
Isbn
9781681431215
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515170413
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
Blu-ray
Publisher number
CC2596BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)944199584
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A brighter summer day, Janus Films ; a film by Edward Yang ; produced by Yu Wei-Yen, Jan Hung-Tze, and Edward Yang ; script and dialogue by Edward Yang, Yan Hong-Ya, Alex Yang, Lai Ming-Tang ; directed by Edward Yang, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Chang Chen (new interview where the actor discusees his breakthrough debut). Disc 2: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Likely consequence (recording of a play cowritten and directed by Edward Yang in Taipei in 1992)
  • Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Chang Chen (new interview where the actor discusees his breakthrough debut). Disc 2: Commentary (features film critic Tony Rayns); Likely consequence (recording of a play cowritten and directed by Edward Yang in Taipei in 1992)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn944199584
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (236 min.)
Isbn
9781681431215
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515170413
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
Blu-ray
Publisher number
CC2596BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)944199584
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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