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The Resource Ikiru : To live, Tōhō ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Ogun ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording DVD)

Ikiru : To live, Tōhō ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Ogun ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Ikiru : To live
Title
Ikiru
Title remainder
To live
Statement of responsibility
Tōhō ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Ogun ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
To live
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director of photography
Director
Film distributor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Producer
Screenwriter
Writer of supplementary textual content
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Discovering that he is in the terminal stages of cancer, a clerk spends his last months in search of the meaning to life. After his pursuit of pleasure has failed, he finds self-realization in bringing about the building of a children's playground in the slums and dies quietly fulfilled
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Ikiru (Motion picture : 1952)
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Credits note
Cinematography, Asakazu Nakai ; music, Fumio Hayasaka
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Japanese with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.K82
LC item number
I45 2004
PerformerNote
Takashi Shimura, Miki Odagiri, Nobuo Kaneko, Kyōko Seki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-2018
  • 1904-1996
  • 1910-1998
  • 1905-1982
  • 1923-1995
  • 1926-
  • 1901-1988
  • 1914-1955
  • 1924-2013
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  • Motoki, Sōjirō
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Odagiri, Miki
  • Kaneko, Nobuo
  • Seki, Kyōko
  • Nakai, Asakazu
  • Hayasaka, Fumio
  • Richie, Donald
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
143
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
221
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  • Cancer
  • Death
  • Cancer
  • Death
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ikiru : To live, Tōhō ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Ogun ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a Japanese motion picture in 1952
  • "Presented in its original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.33:1"--Insert
  • Program notes by Donald Richie inserted in container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Stephen Price, author of The warrior's camera : the cinema of Akira Kurosawa; "A message from Akira Kurosawa" (2000); documentary on Ikiru from the series "Akira Kurosawa, it is wonderful to create"; original theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (143 min.)
Isbn
9780780026919
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429180525
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
IKI010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2874482
  • (OCoLC)53784305
  • (OCoLC)ocm53784305
  • 2874482
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ikiru : To live, Tōhō ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Ogun ; directed by Akira Kurosawa, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a Japanese motion picture in 1952
  • "Presented in its original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.33:1"--Insert
  • Program notes by Donald Richie inserted in container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Stephen Price, author of The warrior's camera : the cinema of Akira Kurosawa; "A message from Akira Kurosawa" (2000); documentary on Ikiru from the series "Akira Kurosawa, it is wonderful to create"; original theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (143 min.)
Isbn
9780780026919
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429180525
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
IKI010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2874482
  • (OCoLC)53784305
  • (OCoLC)ocm53784305
  • 2874482
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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