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The Resource Ikiru : To live, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motogi ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; cinematography by Asakazu Nakai ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Ikiru : To live, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motogi ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; cinematography by Asakazu Nakai ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Label
Ikiru : To live
Title
Ikiru
Title remainder
To live
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motogi ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; cinematography by Asakazu Nakai ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
To live
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Discovering that he is in the terminal stages of cancer, a clerk spends his last months in search of the meaning to life. After his pursuit of pleasure has failed, he finds self-realization in bringing about the building of a children's playground in the slums and dies quiety fulfilled
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Ikiru (Motion picture : 1952)
Credits note
Music by Fumio Hayasaka ; production design, Takashi Matsuyama
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I426 2009
PerformerNote
Takashi Shimura, Nabuo Kaneko, Kyoko Seki, Makoto Kobori, Kumeko Urabe, Yoshie Minami, Miki Odagiri, Kamatari Fujiwara, Minosuke Yamada, Haruo Tanaka, Bokuzen Hidari, Shinichi Himori
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998.
  • 1918-
  • 1904-1996.
  • 1901-1988.
  • 1905-1982.
  • 1923-1995
  • 1926-
  • 1902-1989.
  • 1905-1985.
  • 1894-1971.
  • 1907-1959.
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  • Motoki, Sōjirō
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Nakai, Asakazu
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Kaneko, Nobuo
  • Seki, Kyōko
  • Kobori, Makoto.
  • Urabe, Kumeko
  • Odagiri, Miki.
  • Fujiwara, Kamatari
  • Hidari, Bokuzen
  • Himori, Shinʼichi
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
143
Series statement
  • AK100
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
Series volume
[disc 12]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Death
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ikiru : To live, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motogi ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; cinematography by Asakazu Nakai ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1952
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn476245045
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
  • AK100D12
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ikiru : To live, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motogi ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; cinematography by Asakazu Nakai ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1952
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn476245045
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
  • AK100D12
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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