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The Resource Xia nü : A touch of zen, producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu, (videorecording)

Xia nü : A touch of zen, producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu, (videorecording)

Label
Xia nü : A touch of zen
Title
Xia nü
Title remainder
A touch of zen
Statement of responsibility
producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu
Title variation
Touch of zen
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
A fugitive noblewoman finds refuge in a remote village with a young painter, his mother, and Buddhist monks, but is soon discovered by a swordsman sent to find her
Member of
Has edition
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Mandarin with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.X53 2016
PerformerNote
Hsu Feng, Shih Chun, Bai Ying, Xue Han, Zhang Bing-yu
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-1997
  • 1950-
  • 1935-
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hu, Jinquan
  • Xu, Feng
  • Shi, Jun
  • Bai, Ying
Runtime
180
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
825
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Kung fu
  • China
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Xia nü : A touch of zen, producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Uncompressed mono, wide screen 2.35:1
  • Essay by film scholar David Bordwell and notes by Hu from a 1975 Cannes Film Festival press kit in container
  • Features: documentary from 2012 about director King Hu; new interviews with actors Hsu Feng and Shih Chun; new interview with filmmaker Ang Lee; new interview with film scholar Tony Rayns; trailer; new English subtitle translation
Bar code
  • 31223127303817
  • 31223127303825
  • 31223127303833
  • 31223127303353
  • 31223127303346
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Lccn
be2016025276
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515181914
  • 00715515181914
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2652BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
This is a Blu-ray disc made for Blu-ray disc players and will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Xia nü : A touch of zen, producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Uncompressed mono, wide screen 2.35:1
  • Essay by film scholar David Bordwell and notes by Hu from a 1975 Cannes Film Festival press kit in container
  • Features: documentary from 2012 about director King Hu; new interviews with actors Hsu Feng and Shih Chun; new interview with filmmaker Ang Lee; new interview with film scholar Tony Rayns; trailer; new English subtitle translation
Bar code
  • 31223127303817
  • 31223127303825
  • 31223127303833
  • 31223127303353
  • 31223127303346
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Lccn
be2016025276
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515181914
  • 00715515181914
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2652BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
This is a Blu-ray disc made for Blu-ray disc players and will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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