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The Resource Nippon konchūki : The insect woman, a Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; enshutsu, Imamura Shōhei, (DVD)

Nippon konchūki : The insect woman, a Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; enshutsu, Imamura Shōhei, (DVD)

Label
Nippon konchūki : The insect woman
Title
Nippon konchūki
Title remainder
The insect woman
Statement of responsibility
a Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; enshutsu, Imamura Shōhei
Title variation
Insect woman
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Interviewer
Writer of accompanying material
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Portrays 45 years in the life of a woman and her struggles to survive. The story progresses from her life as a country girl to her years as a successful and ruthless madam in Tokyo and back again to her native village
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Kano Ōtsuka, Jirō Tomoda ; cinematographer, Shinsuku Himeda ; music, Toshiro Mayuzumi ; art, Kimihiko Nakamura ; editor, Mutsuo Tanji ; writers, Keiji Hasebe, Shohei Imamura
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Japanese with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.N57 1963b
PerformerNote
Sachiko Hidari, Teruko Kishi, Sumie Sasaki, Hiroyuki Nagato, Masumi Harukawa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2006
  • 1916-1997
  • 1929-1997
  • 1928-
  • 1934-
  • 1935-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Imamura, Shōhei
  • Hasebe, Keiji
  • Himeda, Shinsaku
  • Mayuzumi, Toshirō
  • Hidari, Sachiko
  • Kishi, Teruko
  • Sasaki, Sumie
  • Nagato, Hiroyuki
  • Harukawa, Masumi
  • Rayns, Tony
  • Lim, Dennis
  • Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
123
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • Pigs, pimps & prostitutes.
Series volume
473
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Prostitution
Technique
live action
Label
Nippon konchūki : The insect woman, a Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; enshutsu, Imamura Shōhei, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • Issued in box set with title: Pigs, pimps & prostitutes : 3 films by Shohei Imamura (Criterion collection ; 471)
  • Special features: conversation between Imamura and Tadao Sato about the film ; interview with Tony Rayns ; booklet essay by Dennis Lim
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a442181
  • ocn320473925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781604651539
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1812D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)320473925
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nippon konchūki : The insect woman, a Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; enshutsu, Imamura Shōhei, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • Issued in box set with title: Pigs, pimps & prostitutes : 3 films by Shohei Imamura (Criterion collection ; 471)
  • Special features: conversation between Imamura and Tadao Sato about the film ; interview with Tony Rayns ; booklet essay by Dennis Lim
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a442181
  • ocn320473925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781604651539
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1812D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)320473925
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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