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The Resource Shinjū ten no Amijima : Double suicide, [presented by] Janus Films ; Hyōgensha, Nihon Āto Shiatā Girudo ; seisaku Shinoda Masahiro ; gensaku Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; kyakushoku Tomioka Taeko, Takemitsu Tōru, Shinoda Masahiro ; kantoku Shinoda Masahiro

Shinjū ten no Amijima : Double suicide, [presented by] Janus Films ; Hyōgensha, Nihon Āto Shiatā Girudo ; seisaku Shinoda Masahiro ; gensaku Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; kyakushoku Tomioka Taeko, Takemitsu Tōru, Shinoda Masahiro ; kantoku Shinoda Masahiro

Label
Shinjū ten no Amijima : Double suicide
Title
Shinjū ten no Amijima
Title remainder
Double suicide
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Janus Films ; Hyōgensha, Nihon Āto Shiatā Girudo ; seisaku Shinoda Masahiro ; gensaku Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; kyakushoku Tomioka Taeko, Takemitsu Tōru, Shinoda Masahiro ; kantoku Shinoda Masahiro
Title variation
Double suicide
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
In this stylized dramatization of the puppet theater play, Jihei abandons business, family and self respect for a passionate love affair with a geisha whose freedom he cannot afford. As the world closes in upon him, he finds his only course of action to be death together with the lover he is unable to obtain in life
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Narushima Tōichirō ; music, Takemitsu Tōru
Language note
Japanese with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Nakamura Kichiemon, Iwashita Shima, Takita Yūsuke, Komatsu Hōsei, Fujiwara Kamatari
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1944-
  • 1941-
  • 1653-1725
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shinoda, Masahiro
  • Tomioka, Taeko
  • Takemitsu, Tōru
  • Nakamura, Kichiemon
  • Iwashita, Shima
  • Chikamatsu, Monzaemon
  • Janus Films
  • Hyōgensha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
104
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The classic collection
Series volume
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chikamatsu, Monzaemon
  • Suicide
  • Geishas
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shinjū ten no Amijima : Double suicide, [presented by] Janus Films ; Hyōgensha, Nihon Āto Shiatā Girudo ; seisaku Shinoda Masahiro ; gensaku Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; kyakushoku Tomioka Taeko, Takemitsu Tōru, Shinoda Masahiro ; kantoku Shinoda Masahiro
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Hyōgensha-ATG production."
  • Based on: Shinjū ten no Amijima / Chikamatsu Monzaemon
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969
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
45949628
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780023291
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other control number
037429149621
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DOU040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, region 1 ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio ; Dolby Digital, mono
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shinjū ten no Amijima : Double suicide, [presented by] Janus Films ; Hyōgensha, Nihon Āto Shiatā Girudo ; seisaku Shinoda Masahiro ; gensaku Chikamatsu Monzaemon ; kyakushoku Tomioka Taeko, Takemitsu Tōru, Shinoda Masahiro ; kantoku Shinoda Masahiro
Publication
Note
  • "A Hyōgensha-ATG production."
  • Based on: Shinjū ten no Amijima / Chikamatsu Monzaemon
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969
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
45949628
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780023291
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other control number
037429149621
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DOU040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, region 1 ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio ; Dolby Digital, mono
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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