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The Resource The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)

The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The human condition
Title
The human condition
Statement of responsibility
Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Widescreen. Tells of the journey of the well-intentioned yet naive Kaji from labor camp supervisor to Imperial Army soldier to Soviet POW. Constantly trying to rise above a corrupt system, Kaji time and again finds his morals an impediment rather than an advantage
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Human condition (Motion picture)
Credits note
Screenplay, Zenzo Matsuyama, Masaki Kobayashi, Koichi Inagaki; photography, Yoshio Miyajima ; music, Chuji Kinoshita
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Japanese dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H86 2009
PerformerNote
Tatsuya Nakadai, Michiyo Aratama
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1996
  • 1932-
  • 1916-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kobayashi, Masaki
  • Miyashima, Yoshio
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Aratama, Michiyo
  • Matsuyama, Zenzō
  • Gomikawa, Junpei
  • Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
574
Series statement
The Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Foreign films
Technique
live action
Label
The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Junpei Gomikawa
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition transfer ; excerpt from a rare Directors Guild of Japan video interview with director Masaki Kobayashi ; new video interview with actor Tatsuya Nakadai ; video appreciation of Kobayashi featuring Shinoda ; Japanese theatrical trailers ; new and improved English subtitles ; booklet with essay by critic Philip Kemp
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
ocm320780072
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (574 min.)
Isbn
9781604651614
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515046619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)320780072
  • (OCoLC)320780072
  • (Sirsi) a995302
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Junpei Gomikawa
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition transfer ; excerpt from a rare Directors Guild of Japan video interview with director Masaki Kobayashi ; new video interview with actor Tatsuya Nakadai ; video appreciation of Kobayashi featuring Shinoda ; Japanese theatrical trailers ; new and improved English subtitles ; booklet with essay by critic Philip Kemp
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
ocm320780072
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (574 min.)
Isbn
9781604651614
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515046619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)320780072
  • (OCoLC)320780072
  • (Sirsi) a995302
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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