The Resource The exquisite short films of Kihachiro Kawamoto, Kimstim ; [directed by Kihachirō Kawamoto], (videorecording)

The exquisite short films of Kihachiro Kawamoto, Kimstim ; [directed by Kihachirō Kawamoto], (videorecording)

Label
The exquisite short films of Kihachiro Kawamoto
Title
The exquisite short films of Kihachiro Kawamoto
Statement of responsibility
Kimstim ; [directed by Kihachirō Kawamoto]
Title variation
Kihachiro Kawamoto short film collection
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • fre
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
  • Breaking of branches is forbidden: A monk orders a young acolyte, who has a fondness for sake, to guard a cherry tree
  • Demon: Two brothers, living with their aged mother, go out into the forest to hunt. In the forest, a demon's arm attempts to overpower one of them. They cut off the arm and bring it home, only to find a more horrible fate at home
  • Farce anthropo-cynique: A dog race is interrupted by a ringmaster who mistreats the animals. The crowd becomes incensed and the ringmaster runs for his life
  • Trip: A young girl sets off on a surreal metaphysical voyage to the learn the pain and joy of life
  • Poet's life: A worker fired from a factory for demanding higher wages is plagued by ghastly nightmares. Based on a story by Kobo Abe
  • Dojoji Temple: On their way to worship at a Buddhist shrine, two monks stop over at the home of a young woman. Their hostess develops an all-consuming passion for the younger of the two, but he rejects her. When she finds that he has left, she follows him in the form of a serpent
  • House of flames: On his way to the capital, a Buddhist monk stops over in a hamlet to ask the villagers the way to an ancient monument known as the Seeker's Mound. Though they cannot help him, he comes upon it by chance and meets the ghost of a young woman who, five centuries before, was loved by two men, a poet and a warrior. When they shot a paradise duck in order to prove their worth, she was overcome by guilt and drowned herself. As a result her suitors concluded a suicide pact and ever since her soul has been in torment, enveloped in a house of flame
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
EMU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Réalisation, Kihachiro Kawamoto
Dewey number
791.43/75
Language note
In Japanese or French with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E97857584 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1925-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kawamoto, Kihachirō
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
99
Series statement
The Kimstim collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monks
  • Demonology
  • Dog racing
Technique
animation
Label
The exquisite short films of Kihachiro Kawamoto, Kimstim ; [directed by Kihachirō Kawamoto], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from container
Bar code
  • 31223106000749
  • 31223106001226
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hanaori = The breaking of branches is forbidden (14 min., 1968, col.) -- Oni = The demon (8 min., 1972, col.) -- Farce anthropo-cynique = An anthropo-cynical farce (8 min., 1970, b&w) -- Tabi (zenchōban) = The trip (12 min, 1973, col.) -- Shijin no shōgai = A poet's life (19 min., 1974, col.) -- Dōjōji = Dojoji Temple (19 min., 1976, col.) -- Kataku = House of flames (19 min., 1979, col.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
698452206233
Other physical details
sd. and si., col. and b&w
Publisher number
KS2062
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)229136855
System details
DVD ; NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The exquisite short films of Kihachiro Kawamoto, Kimstim ; [directed by Kihachirō Kawamoto], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Title from container
Bar code
  • 31223106000749
  • 31223106001226
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hanaori = The breaking of branches is forbidden (14 min., 1968, col.) -- Oni = The demon (8 min., 1972, col.) -- Farce anthropo-cynique = An anthropo-cynical farce (8 min., 1970, b&w) -- Tabi (zenchōban) = The trip (12 min, 1973, col.) -- Shijin no shōgai = A poet's life (19 min., 1974, col.) -- Dōjōji = Dojoji Temple (19 min., 1976, col.) -- Kataku = House of flames (19 min., 1979, col.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
698452206233
Other physical details
sd. and si., col. and b&w
Publisher number
KS2062
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)229136855
System details
DVD ; NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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