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The Resource Rashomon, [Daiei Co. ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa], (videorecording)

Rashomon, [Daiei Co. ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa], (videorecording)

Label
Rashomon
Title
Rashomon
Statement of responsibility
[Daiei Co. ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa]
Title variation
  • Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon
  • In the woods
  • Rasho-Mon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit
Member of
Cataloging source
LGG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Rashōmon (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director, Akira Kurosawa ; writers, Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto
Language note
Soundtracks in Japanese or English; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1924-
  • 1920-1997
  • 1911-1973
  • 1908-1999
  • 1905-1982
  • 1917-1999
  • 1904-1972
  • 1910-
  • 1911-1975
  • 1892-1927
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Minoura, Jingo
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Kyo, Machiko
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Mori, Masayuki
  • Miyagawa, Kazuo
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Ueda, Kichijirō
  • Honma, Fumiko
  • Katō, Daisuke
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Daiē, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Home Vision (Firm)
Runtime
88
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • Classic collection
Series volume
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Rape
  • Samurai
  • Subjectivity
  • Memory
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
  • Memory
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
  • Murder
  • Rape
  • Samurai
  • Subjectivity
  • Japan
Technique
live action
Label
Rashomon, [Daiei Co. ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 1.33:1 aspect ratio; RSDL dual layer; high definition transfer with restored image and sound
  • Based on In a bush by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1950 by Daiei, Japan
  • Special features include: commentary by Japanese-film historian Donald Richie; video introduction by Robert Altman; excerpts from The world of Kazuo Miyagawa (cinematographer); reprints from Rashomon source stories, Ryunosuke Akutagawa's "In a bush" and "Rashomon"; excerpt about Rashomon from Kurosawa's book "Something like an autobiography"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
1. Rashomon gate. -- 2. Evidence of a crime. -- 3. The trial begins. -- 4. Tajomaru's story. -- 5. Lies. -- 6. The woman's story. -- 7. Confusion. -- 8. The dead man's story. -- 9. Frustration. -- 10. The woodcutter's story. -- 11. The way of the world. -- 12. Redemption. -- 12. Color bars
Control code
61738315
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780780024595
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429161821
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
RAS040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61738315
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rashomon, [Daiei Co. ; produced by Jingo Minoura ; scenario by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Akira Kurosawa], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • 1.33:1 aspect ratio; RSDL dual layer; high definition transfer with restored image and sound
  • Based on In a bush by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1950 by Daiei, Japan
  • Special features include: commentary by Japanese-film historian Donald Richie; video introduction by Robert Altman; excerpts from The world of Kazuo Miyagawa (cinematographer); reprints from Rashomon source stories, Ryunosuke Akutagawa's "In a bush" and "Rashomon"; excerpt about Rashomon from Kurosawa's book "Something like an autobiography"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
1. Rashomon gate. -- 2. Evidence of a crime. -- 3. The trial begins. -- 4. Tajomaru's story. -- 5. Lies. -- 6. The woman's story. -- 7. Confusion. -- 8. The dead man's story. -- 9. Frustration. -- 10. The woodcutter's story. -- 11. The way of the world. -- 12. Redemption. -- 12. Color bars
Control code
61738315
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780780024595
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429161821
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
RAS040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61738315
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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