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The Resource Sisters of the Gion : Gion no shimai, a film by Kenji Mizoguchi ; Janus Films ; Shochiku ; director, Kenji Mizoguchi ; produced by Masaichi Nagata ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda, (videorecording)

Sisters of the Gion : Gion no shimai, a film by Kenji Mizoguchi ; Janus Films ; Shochiku ; director, Kenji Mizoguchi ; produced by Masaichi Nagata ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda, (videorecording)

Label
Sisters of the Gion : Gion no shimai
Title
Sisters of the Gion
Title remainder
Gion no shimai
Statement of responsibility
a film by Kenji Mizoguchi ; Janus Films ; Shochiku ; director, Kenji Mizoguchi ; produced by Masaichi Nagata ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda
Title variation
Gion no shimai
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Two geisha sisters - one modern-minded, the other staunchly traditional - disagree over how to deal with the men controlling their lives and livelihoods in Mizoguchi's early masterpiece
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original story by Kenji Mizoguchi ; cinematography, Minoru Miki ; editor, Tatsuko Sakane
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Japanese dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S57 2008
PerformerNote
Isuzu Yamada, Yoko Umemura, Benkei Shiganoya
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1956
  • 1906-1985
  • 1909-1991
  • 1917-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mizoguchi, Kenji
  • Nagata, Masaichi
  • Yoda, Yoshikata
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Umemura, Yôko
  • Shiganoya, Benkei
  • Janus Films
  • Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
69
Series statement
  • Eclipse from the Criterion Collection
  • Kenji Mizoguchi's fallen women
Series volume
Series 13.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geishas
  • Women
  • Sisters
Technique
live action
Label
Sisters of the Gion : Gion no shimai, a film by Kenji Mizoguchi ; Janus Films ; Shochiku ; director, Kenji Mizoguchi ; produced by Masaichi Nagata ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
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
ocn261139700
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc [69 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781604650976
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
ECL058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 963431
  • (Sirsi) o261139700
  • (OCoLC)261139700
System details
DVD, NTSC; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sisters of the Gion : Gion no shimai, a film by Kenji Mizoguchi ; Janus Films ; Shochiku ; director, Kenji Mizoguchi ; produced by Masaichi Nagata ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
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
ocn261139700
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc [69 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781604650976
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
ECL058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 963431
  • (Sirsi) o261139700
  • (OCoLC)261139700
System details
DVD, NTSC; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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