Coverart for item
The Resource Dodes' ka-den, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; Yonki no Kai, Tōhō ; coproduced by Yonki no Kai and the Toho Co. ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni and Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording)

Dodes' ka-den, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; Yonki no Kai, Tōhō ; coproduced by Yonki no Kai and the Toho Co. ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni and Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording)

Label
Dodes' ka-den
Title
Dodes' ka-den
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Toho Company ; Yonki no Kai, Tōhō ; coproduced by Yonki no Kai and the Toho Co. ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni and Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
Akira Kurosawa's Dodes'ka-den
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
A father and son who are homeless dream of a home, a young woman hiding from the abuse she receives from her uncle, and a young boy dreaming of being a trolley conductor spend their days barely surviving in the slums of Tokyo
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Takao Saitō, Yasumichi Fukuzawa ; art direction, Yōshirō Muraki, Shinobu Muraki ; music, Tōru Takemitsu
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
Japanese dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Yoshitaka Zushi, Kin Sugai, Toshiyuki Tonomura, Shinsuke Minami, Yūko Kusunoki, Junzaburō Ban
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1904-1996
  • 1918-
  • 1926-
  • 1903-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Matsue, Yōichi
  • Zushi, Yoshitaka
  • Sugai, Kin
  • Yamamoto, Shūgorō
  • Tōhō Eiga, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Yonki-no-Kai, Inc
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
140
Series statement
Criterion collection DVD videodiscs
Series volume
465
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yamamoto, Shūgorō
  • Fathers and sons
  • Slow learning children
  • Slums
  • Poor
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
  • Tokyo (Japan)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dodes' ka-den, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; Yonki no Kai, Tōhō ; coproduced by Yonki no Kai and the Toho Co. ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni and Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Based on: Kisetsu no nai machi / Yamamoto Shūgorō
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; Akira Kurosawa : It Is Wonderful to Create, a 36-minute documentary; Theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (23 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 140 min.)
Isbn
9781604651270
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042918
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1800D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (DLC)lbu00091988
  • av00189742
System details
DVD; Full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dodes' ka-den, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; Yonki no Kai, Tōhō ; coproduced by Yonki no Kai and the Toho Co. ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni and Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Based on: Kisetsu no nai machi / Yamamoto Shūgorō
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; Akira Kurosawa : It Is Wonderful to Create, a 36-minute documentary; Theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (23 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 140 min.)
Isbn
9781604651270
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042918
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1800D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (DLC)lbu00091988
  • av00189742
System details
DVD; Full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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