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The Resource Rashōmon, [Daiei Co. ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; produced by Jingo Minoura], (DVD)

Rashōmon, [Daiei Co. ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; produced by Jingo Minoura], (DVD)

Label
Rashōmon
Title
Rashōmon
Statement of responsibility
[Daiei Co. ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; produced by Jingo Minoura]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit
Member of
Cataloging source
VSB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Kazuo Miyagawa
Language note
Japanese or English language soundtrack (mono) with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki, Kichijiro Ueda, Fumiko Honma, Daisuke Kato
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1918-2018
  • 1920-1997
  • 1911-1973
  • 1924-
  • 1905-1982
  • 1917-1999
  • 1892-1927
  • 1892-1927
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Minoura, Jingo
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Mori, Masayuki
  • Kyo, Machiko
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Daiē, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
88
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Murder
  • Rape
  • Samurai
  • Subjectivity
  • Memory
  • Feature films
  • Motion pictures
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Rashōmon, [Daiei Co. ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; produced by Jingo Minoura], (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on Yabu no naka (= In a grove) and Rashōmon and other stories by Ryunosuki Akutagawa
  • "Janus Films."
  • Special features: New high-definition digital transfer ; commentary by Donald Richie ; video introduction by Robert Altman ; excerpts from The world of Kazuo Miyagawa ; reprints of the Rashomon source stories, Ryunosuke Akutagawa's "In a grove" and "Rashomon" ; Akira Kurosawa on Rashomon (excerpt from his book Something like an autobiography) ; theatrical trailer ; new English subtitle translation ; RSDL dual-layer ed
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a247121
  • ocm49408382
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780780024595
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
RAS040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABW-5391
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Rashōmon, [Daiei Co. ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; produced by Jingo Minoura], (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on Yabu no naka (= In a grove) and Rashōmon and other stories by Ryunosuki Akutagawa
  • "Janus Films."
  • Special features: New high-definition digital transfer ; commentary by Donald Richie ; video introduction by Robert Altman ; excerpts from The world of Kazuo Miyagawa ; reprints of the Rashomon source stories, Ryunosuke Akutagawa's "In a grove" and "Rashomon" ; Akira Kurosawa on Rashomon (excerpt from his book Something like an autobiography) ; theatrical trailer ; new English subtitle translation ; RSDL dual-layer ed
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a247121
  • ocm49408382
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780780024595
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
RAS040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABW-5391
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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