The Resource Shijie : The world, Lumen Films presents in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio ; producers, Takio Yoshida, Shozo Ichiyama, Ren Zhong Lun ; director/scriptwrier, JIa Zhangke ; a film by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)

Shijie : The world, Lumen Films presents in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio ; producers, Takio Yoshida, Shozo Ichiyama, Ren Zhong Lun ; director/scriptwrier, JIa Zhangke ; a film by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)

Label
Shijie : The world
Title
Shijie
Title remainder
The world
Statement of responsibility
Lumen Films presents in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio ; producers, Takio Yoshida, Shozo Ichiyama, Ren Zhong Lun ; director/scriptwrier, JIa Zhangke ; a film by Jia Zhangke
Title variation
  • World
  • Shi jie
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
chi
Summary
On the outskirts of Beijing is an amusement park called The World. The staff, most who have come to work from rural areas, may be happy around the guests, but it's a different story behind the scenes. The park is seen through the eyes of the staff, along with the romances, dreams, and loneliness
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Yu Likwai ; editor, Kong Jinlei ; music, Lim Giong
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In Mandarin and Shanxi dialect with some Russian; optional English subtitles; opening credits in Chinese and English
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
S5443 2006
PerformerNote
Zhao Tao, Cheng Taishen, Wang Hongwei, Huang Yiqun, Jiang Zhongwei, Ji Shuai
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1964-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yoshida, Takio
  • Ichiyama, Shōzō
  • Jia, Zhangke
  • Ren, Zhonglun
  • Lin, Qiang
  • Zhao, Tao
  • Cheng, Taishen
  • Wang, Hongwei
  • Lumen Films
  • Bandai Bijuaru Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Dentsū
  • Tokyo FM
  • Zenkoku Asahi Hōsō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Bitters End (Firm)
  • Shanghai dian ying zhi pian chang
  • Ofisu Kitano
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
139
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amusement parks
  • Service industries workers
  • Rural-urban migration
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shijie : The world, Lumen Films presents in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio ; producers, Takio Yoshida, Shozo Ichiyama, Ren Zhong Lun ; director/scriptwrier, JIa Zhangke ; a film by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Video interview with film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum; original theatrical trailer; on-set photo gallery, including rare shots of director Jia Zhangke; character sketches and an essay of the real World Park; production notes by director Jia Zhangke
  • Originally released as a motion picture by Office Kitano in 2005
  • Statement of responsibility from opening credits
Bar code
  • 31223112804019
  • 31223112804027
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975107433
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
Z1074
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62903201
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shijie : The world, Lumen Films presents in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio ; producers, Takio Yoshida, Shozo Ichiyama, Ren Zhong Lun ; director/scriptwrier, JIa Zhangke ; a film by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Video interview with film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum; original theatrical trailer; on-set photo gallery, including rare shots of director Jia Zhangke; character sketches and an essay of the real World Park; production notes by director Jia Zhangke
  • Originally released as a motion picture by Office Kitano in 2005
  • Statement of responsibility from opening credits
Bar code
  • 31223112804019
  • 31223112804027
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975107433
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
Z1074
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62903201
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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