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The Resource Donzoko : The lower depths, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurosawa Akira ; kyakuhon, Oguni Hiedo, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira

Donzoko : The lower depths, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurosawa Akira ; kyakuhon, Oguni Hiedo, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira

Label
Donzoko : The lower depths
Title
Donzoko
Title remainder
The lower depths
Statement of responsibility
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurosawa Akira ; kyakuhon, Oguni Hiedo, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
Lower depths
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Studies a group of destitute people sharing a hovel and creates a spectrum of characters who differ from one another in degrees of hope, resignation, and compassion. Explores each person's ability to create an image of himself that doesn't match reality
Member of
Cataloging source
HNK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Satsuei, Yamasaki Ichio ; bijutsu, Muraki Yoshiro ; ongaku, Sato Masaru
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Mifune Toshirō, Yamada Isuzu, Kagawa Kyōko, Nakamura Ganjirō
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1904-1996
  • 1920-1997
  • 1917-2012
  • 1902-1983
  • 1868-1936
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Kagawa, Kyōko
  • Nakamura, Ganjirō
  • Yamazaki, Ichio
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Gorky, Maksim
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
125
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
239
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japan
  • Social status
  • Slums
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
Technique
live action
Label
Donzoko : The lower depths, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurosawa Akira ; kyakuhon, Oguni Hiedo, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: Na dne / by Maxim Gorky
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Booklet in English contains essay by Alexander Sesonske on Jean Renoir's The Lower Depths and essay by Keiko McDonald and Thomas Rimer on Akira Kurosawa's The Lower Depths
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
ocm71829156
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Isbn
9780780026995
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429181324
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
LOW030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • NTSC
  • DVD; code 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Donzoko : The lower depths, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurosawa Akira ; kyakuhon, Oguni Hiedo, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: Na dne / by Maxim Gorky
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Booklet in English contains essay by Alexander Sesonske on Jean Renoir's The Lower Depths and essay by Keiko McDonald and Thomas Rimer on Akira Kurosawa's The Lower Depths
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
ocm71829156
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Isbn
9780780026995
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429181324
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
LOW030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • NTSC
  • DVD; code 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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