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The Resource Kuroi taiyō, Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; kikaku Ōtsuka Kanō, Kubo Keinosuke ; gensaku Kōno Tensei ; kyakuhon Yamada Nobuo ; kantoku Kurahara Koreyoshi

Kuroi taiyō, Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; kikaku Ōtsuka Kanō, Kubo Keinosuke ; gensaku Kōno Tensei ; kyakuhon Yamada Nobuo ; kantoku Kurahara Koreyoshi

Label
Kuroi taiyō
Title
Kuroi taiyō
Statement of responsibility
Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; kikaku Ōtsuka Kanō, Kubo Keinosuke ; gensaku Kōno Tensei ; kyakuhon Yamada Nobuo ; kantoku Kurahara Koreyoshi
Title variation
Black sun
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Performer
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Singer
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
"Manic, oddball anti-buddy story about a young, jazz-obsessed Japanese drifter and a black American GI on the lam in Tokyo. The two outsiders become outlaws, and Koreyoshi Kurahara depicts their growing bond as an alternately absurd and tragic culture clash"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Kyōnetsu no kisetsu (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Mitsuji Kanau ; editor, Akira Suzuki ; music, Toshirō Mayuzumi, performed by The Max Roach Quartet; "Six bit blues" performed by Abbey Lincoln; production design, Kazuhiko Chiba
Language note
Primarily in Japanese with some English; with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Tamio Kawachi, Chico Roland, Yūko Chishiro, Shōgen Nitta, Zenji Yamada, Hideji Ōtaki, Tatsuya Fuji
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-2002,
  • 1928-2014,
  • 1929-1997,
  • 1938-2018,
  • 1934-2004,
  • 1914-
  • 1925-2012,
  • 1941-
  • 1935-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurahara, Koreyoshi
  • Ōtsuka, Kano,
  • Kubo, Keinosuke,
  • Yamada, Nobuo,
  • Kanau, Mitsuji
  • Suzuki, Akira
  • Mayuzumi, Toshirō
  • Chiba, Kazuhiko,
  • Kawaji, Tamio
  • Roland, Chico,
  • Chishiro, Yūko,
  • Nitta, Shōgen
  • Yamada, Zenji
  • Ōtaki, Hideji
  • Fuji, Tatsuya
  • Lincoln, Abbey,
  • Stephens, Chuck,
  • Kōno, Tensei
  • Max Roach Quartet,
  • Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
95
Series statement
Eclipse series
Series volume
28
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drifters
  • African American soldiers
  • Outcasts
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Male friendship
  • Jazz
  • Tokyo (Japan)
Technique
live action
Label
Kuroi taiyō, Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; kikaku Ōtsuka Kanō, Kubo Keinosuke ; gensaku Kōno Tensei ; kyakuhon Yamada Nobuo ; kantoku Kurahara Koreyoshi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story Kusatta orību by Tensei Kono
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1964
  • Sequel to: Kyōnetsu no kisetsu (The warped ones)
  • Issued as part of the set The warped world of Koreyoshi Kurahara (Eclipse series 28 from the Criterion Collection)
  • Includes the essay Bebop apocalypse by Chuck Stephens on container wrapper
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
746223154
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781604654714
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515085816
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • ECL133
  • ECL129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)746223154
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (2.25:1 aspect ratio enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs), Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kuroi taiyō, Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; kikaku Ōtsuka Kanō, Kubo Keinosuke ; gensaku Kōno Tensei ; kyakuhon Yamada Nobuo ; kantoku Kurahara Koreyoshi
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story Kusatta orību by Tensei Kono
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1964
  • Sequel to: Kyōnetsu no kisetsu (The warped ones)
  • Issued as part of the set The warped world of Koreyoshi Kurahara (Eclipse series 28 from the Criterion Collection)
  • Includes the essay Bebop apocalypse by Chuck Stephens on container wrapper
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
746223154
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781604654714
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515085816
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • ECL133
  • ECL129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)746223154
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (2.25:1 aspect ratio enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs), Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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