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The Resource Suna no onna : Woman in the dunes, Janus Films ; [Sogetsu Foundation] ; haikyū Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; gensaku, kyakuhon Abe Kōbō ; Teshigahara Purodakushon ; seisaku Ichikawa Kiichi, Ōno Tadashi ; kantoku Teshigahara Hiroshi, (videorecording)

Suna no onna : Woman in the dunes, Janus Films ; [Sogetsu Foundation] ; haikyū Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; gensaku, kyakuhon Abe Kōbō ; Teshigahara Purodakushon ; seisaku Ichikawa Kiichi, Ōno Tadashi ; kantoku Teshigahara Hiroshi, (videorecording)

Label
Suna no onna : Woman in the dunes
Title
Suna no onna
Title remainder
Woman in the dunes
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; [Sogetsu Foundation] ; haikyū Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; gensaku, kyakuhon Abe Kōbō ; Teshigahara Purodakushon ; seisaku Ichikawa Kiichi, Ōno Tadashi ; kantoku Teshigahara Hiroshi
Title variation
Woman in the dunes
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
An amateur entomologist leaves Tokyo to study an unclassified species of beetle that resides in a remote, vast desert. When he misses his bus back to civilization, he is persuaded to spend the night in the home of a young widow who lives in a hut at the bottom of a sand dune
Related
Member of
Awards note
Winner of the Special Jury Prize, Cannes Film Festival; Academy Award nominee for Best Director & Best Foreign Film.
Cataloging source
IMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Satsuei, Segawa Hiroshi ; bijutsu, Hirakawa Tōtetsu, Yamazaki Masao ; henshū, Shuzui Fusako ; ongaku, Takemitsu Tōru
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Japanese with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
W6636 2007
PerformerNote
Okada Eiji, Kishida Kyōko
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-2006
  • 1920-
  • 1930-2006
  • 1924-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ichikawa, Kiichi
  • Ōno, Tadashi
  • Teshigahara, Hiroshi
  • Okada, Eiji
  • Kishida, Kyōko
  • Abe, Kōbō
  • Janus Films
  • Sogetsu Foundation (Firm)
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Teshigahara Purodakushon
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
148
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
394
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Entomologists
  • Widows
  • Sand dunes
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Melodrama
  • Entomologists
  • Widows
  • Sand dunes
  • Man-woman relationship
  • Abe, Kōbō
Technique
live action
Label
Suna no onna : Woman in the dunes, Janus Films ; [Sogetsu Foundation] ; haikyū Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; gensaku, kyakuhon Abe Kōbō ; Teshigahara Purodakushon ; seisaku Ichikawa Kiichi, Ōno Tadashi ; kantoku Teshigahara Hiroshi, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • Story from the novel by Kobo Abe
  • Issued in set Three films by Hiroshi Teshigahara which includes Pitfall, Woman in the dunes, The face of another
  • Special features: video essay by critic James Quandt (30 min.); theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn156913357
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (148 min.)
Isbn
9781934121672
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515024624
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC1702D
  • CC1700D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156913357
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Suna no onna : Woman in the dunes, Janus Films ; [Sogetsu Foundation] ; haikyū Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; gensaku, kyakuhon Abe Kōbō ; Teshigahara Purodakushon ; seisaku Ichikawa Kiichi, Ōno Tadashi ; kantoku Teshigahara Hiroshi, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • Story from the novel by Kobo Abe
  • Issued in set Three films by Hiroshi Teshigahara which includes Pitfall, Woman in the dunes, The face of another
  • Special features: video essay by critic James Quandt (30 min.); theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn156913357
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (148 min.)
Isbn
9781934121672
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515024624
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC1702D
  • CC1700D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156913357
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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