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The Resource The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)

The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The human condition
Title
The human condition
Statement of responsibility
Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Tells of the journey of the well-intentioned yet naive Kaji from labor camp supervisor to Imperial Army soldier to Soviet POW. Constantly trying to rise above a corrupt system, Kaji time and again finds his morals an impediment rather than an advantage
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Ningen no jôken (Motion picture)
  • Human condition (Motion picture)
Credits note
Screenplay, Zenzo Matsuyama, Masaki Kobayashi, Koichi Inagaki; photography, Yoshio Miyajima ; music, Chuji Kinoshita
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Japanese dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Tatsuya Nakadai, Michiyo Aratama
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1996
  • 1932-
  • 1916-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kobayashi, Masaki
  • Miyashima, Yoshio
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Aratama, Michiyo
  • Matsuyama, Zenzō
  • Gomikawa, Junpei
  • Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
574
Series statement
The Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Foreign films
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition transfer ; excerpt from a rare Directors Guild of Japan video interview with director Masaki Kobayashi ; new video interview with actor Tatsuya Nakadai ; video appreciation of Kobayashi featuring Shinoda ; Japanese theatrical trailers ; new and improved English subtitles ; booklet with essay by critic Philip Kemp
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (574 min.)
Isbn
9781604651614
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515046619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)320780072
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital mono. or Dolby digital 2.0 surround, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The human condition, Shochiko Co. ; Janus Films ; producer, Shigeru Wakatsuki ; director, Masaki Kobayashi, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition transfer ; excerpt from a rare Directors Guild of Japan video interview with director Masaki Kobayashi ; new video interview with actor Tatsuya Nakadai ; video appreciation of Kobayashi featuring Shinoda ; Japanese theatrical trailers ; new and improved English subtitles ; booklet with essay by critic Philip Kemp
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (574 min.)
Isbn
9781604651614
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515046619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)320780072
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital mono. or Dolby digital 2.0 surround, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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