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The Resource Rashōmon, Janus Films ; [Daiei Co. Ltd.] ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa and Shinobu Hashimoto ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Rashōmon, Janus Films ; [Daiei Co. Ltd.] ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa and Shinobu Hashimoto ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Label
Rashōmon
Title
Rashōmon
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; [Daiei Co. Ltd.] ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa and Shinobu Hashimoto ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
The murder of a man and the rape of his wife in a forest grove, seen from four different perspectives. Akira Kurosawa's meditation on the nature of "truth" transformed narrative cinema as we know it
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Rashōmon (Motion picture)
Credits note
Production design, Takashi Matsuyama ; music, Fumio Hayasaka
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Takashi Shimura, Masayuki Mori, Minoru Chiaki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998.
  • 1918-
  • 1908-1999.
  • 1920-1997.
  • 1924-
  • 1905-1982.
  • 1911-1973.
  • 1917-1999.
  • 1914-1955.
  • 1892-1927
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Minoura, Jingo.
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Miyagawa, Kazuo
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Kyo, Machiko
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Mori, Masayuki
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Hayasaka, Fumio
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Janus Films
  • Daiē, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
88
Series statement
  • AK100
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
Series volume
[disc 10]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Rape
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Rashōmon, Janus Films ; [Daiei Co. Ltd.] ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa and Shinobu Hashimoto ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Based on "In a grove" by Ryunosuke Akutagawa
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • 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
ocn476226421
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 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
  • AK100D10
  • 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
Rashōmon, Janus Films ; [Daiei Co. Ltd.] ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa and Shinobu Hashimoto ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Based on "In a grove" by Ryunosuke Akutagawa
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • 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
ocn476226421
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 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
  • AK100D10
  • 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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