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The Resource Shinju ten no amijima : Double suicide, a Hyogensha-ATG production ; directed by Masahiro Shinoda ; story by Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; screenplay by Masahiro Shinoda, Toru Takemitsu, Taeko Tomioka, (videorecording)

Shinju ten no amijima : Double suicide, a Hyogensha-ATG production ; directed by Masahiro Shinoda ; story by Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; screenplay by Masahiro Shinoda, Toru Takemitsu, Taeko Tomioka, (videorecording)

Label
Shinju ten no amijima : Double suicide
Title
Shinju ten no amijima
Title remainder
Double suicide
Statement of responsibility
a Hyogensha-ATG production ; directed by Masahiro Shinoda ; story by Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; screenplay by Masahiro Shinoda, Toru Takemitsu, Taeko Tomioka
Title variation
Double suicide
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
Jihei, a married shopkeeper falls in love with Koharu, a prostitute. Bound by duty, and too poor to pay her way out of bondage, Jihei asks Koharu to enter a suicide pact, the only way they can be free
Member of
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Toichiro Narushima ; music, Toru Takemitsu
Language note
Soundtrack in English or Japanese; subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D68 2000
PerformerNote
Kichiemon Nakamura, Shima Iwashita, Hosei Komatsu, Tokie Hidari, Yoshi Kato, Shizue Kawarazaki, Kichiemon Nakamura, Yusuke Takita
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1913-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nakamura, Kichiemon
  • Iwashita, Shima
  • Komatsu, Hōsei
  • Hidari, Tokie
  • Katō, Yoshi
  • Kawarazaki, Shizue
  • Takita, Yusuke
  • Shinoda, Masahiro
  • Monzaemon, Chikamatsu
  • Chikamatsu, Monzaemon
  • Takemitsu, Tōru
  • Tomioka, Taeko
  • Hyogensha-ATG
Runtime
104
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicide
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Prostitutes
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shinju ten no amijima : Double suicide, a Hyogensha-ATG production ; directed by Masahiro Shinoda ; story by Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; screenplay by Masahiro Shinoda, Toru Takemitsu, Taeko Tomioka, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Transliterated Japanese title from Internet Movie Database
  • Production credits from insert
  • Based on the puppet play by Monzaemon Chikamatsu
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969
Bar code
  • 31223106008882
  • 31223106017107
  • 31223106008890
  • 31223106008916
  • 31223106017115
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780023291
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429149621
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
104
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; mono.; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Shinju ten no amijima : Double suicide, a Hyogensha-ATG production ; directed by Masahiro Shinoda ; story by Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; screenplay by Masahiro Shinoda, Toru Takemitsu, Taeko Tomioka, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Transliterated Japanese title from Internet Movie Database
  • Production credits from insert
  • Based on the puppet play by Monzaemon Chikamatsu
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969
Bar code
  • 31223106008882
  • 31223106017107
  • 31223106008890
  • 31223106008916
  • 31223106017115
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780023291
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429149621
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
104
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; mono.; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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