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

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

Label
A touch of zen : Xia nu
Title
A touch of zen
Title remainder
Xia nu
Statement of responsibility
producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu
Title variation
Xia nu
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
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
Criterion collection
Series volume
825
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Kung fu
  • China
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A touch of zen : Xia nu, producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky282669193
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min.)
Isbn
9781681431833
Lccn
be2016025273
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 07/16
Other control number
  • 715515182010
  • 00715515182010
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2653D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A touch of zen : Xia nu, producer, Liang Fang Hsia-Wu ; written and directed by King Hu, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky282669193
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min.)
Isbn
9781681431833
Lccn
be2016025273
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 07/16
Other control number
  • 715515182010
  • 00715515182010
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2653D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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