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The Resource The ballad of Narayama, Toei Company Ltd & Imamura Production ; licensed to AnimEigo, Inc ; original story by Shichiro Fukasawa ; screenplay by Shohei Imamura ; directed by Shohei Imamura, (videorecording)

The ballad of Narayama, Toei Company Ltd & Imamura Production ; licensed to AnimEigo, Inc ; original story by Shichiro Fukasawa ; screenplay by Shohei Imamura ; directed by Shohei Imamura, (videorecording)

Label
The ballad of Narayama
Title
The ballad of Narayama
Statement of responsibility
Toei Company Ltd & Imamura Production ; licensed to AnimEigo, Inc ; original story by Shichiro Fukasawa ; screenplay by Shohei Imamura ; directed by Shohei Imamura
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
In a village, everyone who reaches the age of 70 is banished to the top of Mt. Narayama to die, so as not to be a burden on the village and bring disgrace upon their family. Orin is 69 and despite being in good health, her time is coming. First, though, she has things to do and a score to settle
Awards note
Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival, 1983.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: Not rated. Suggested rating: 18+
Language note
Japanese dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Ken Ogata, Sumiko Sakamoto, Takejo Aki, Tonpei Hidari, Seiji Kurasaki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2006
  • 1937-2008
  • 1914-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Imamura, Shōhei
  • Ogata, Ken
  • Sakamoto, Sumiko
  • Aki, Takejo
  • Hidari, Tonpei
  • Kurasaki, Seiji
  • Fukasawa, Shichirō
  • Tōei Kabushiki Kaisha
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Older people
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The ballad of Narayama, Toei Company Ltd & Imamura Production ; licensed to AnimEigo, Inc ; original story by Shichiro Fukasawa ; screenplay by Shohei Imamura ; directed by Shohei Imamura, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: theatrical trailers ; program notes ; image gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn213445913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781565675025
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
737187011955
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1195
  • ANM-DV-1195
  • AV208-002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)213445913
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; anamorphic 1.85:1 widescreen; dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ballad of Narayama, Toei Company Ltd & Imamura Production ; licensed to AnimEigo, Inc ; original story by Shichiro Fukasawa ; screenplay by Shohei Imamura ; directed by Shohei Imamura, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: theatrical trailers ; program notes ; image gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn213445913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781565675025
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
737187011955
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1195
  • ANM-DV-1195
  • AV208-002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)213445913
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; anamorphic 1.85:1 widescreen; dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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