The Resource Hakuchi : The idiot, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)

Hakuchi : The idiot, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)

Label
Hakuchi : The idiot
Title
Hakuchi
Title remainder
The idiot
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
Idiot, The
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
The Idiot, an adaptation of Fyodor Dostoyevsky's masterpiece about a wayward, pure soul's reintegration into society, updated by Kurosawa to capture Japan's postwar aimlessness, was a victim of studio interference and public indifference. Today, this "folly" looks ever more fascinating
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production design, Takashi Matsuyama ; cinematographer, Toshio Ubukata ; music, Fumio Hayasaka ; editor, Sugihara Yoshi
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Setsuko Hara, Masayuki Mori, Toshiro Mifune, Yoshiko Kuga, Takashi Shimura, Chieko Higashiyama, Eijiro Yanagi, Minoru Chiaki, Noriko Sengoku, Kokuten Kodo, Bokuzen Hidari, Eiko Miyoshi, Chiyoko Fumiya, Mitsuyo Akashi, Daisuke Inoue
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1938-
  • 1898-1976
  • 1920-
  • 1911-1973
  • 1920-1997
  • 1905-1982
  • 1890-1980
  • 1895-1984
  • 1917-1999
  • 1894-1971
  • 1914-1955
  • 1821-1881
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Koide, Takashi
  • Motoki, Sojiro
  • Hisaita, Eijirō
  • Hara, Setsuko
  • Mori, Masayuki
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Kuga, Yoshiko
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Higashiyama, Chieko
  • Yanagi, Eijirō
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Sengoku, Noriko
  • Hidari, Bokuzen
  • Miyoshi, Eiko
  • Ubukata, Toshio
  • Hayasaka, Fumio
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
  • Janus Films
  • Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
166
Series statement
  • AK100
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
Series volume
[disc 11]
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  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
  • People with mental disabilities
  • Japan
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Hokkaido (Japan)
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Hakuchi : The idiot, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
476236850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (166 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)476236850
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hakuchi : The idiot, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
476236850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (166 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)476236850
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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