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The Resource Hakuchi, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira

Hakuchi, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira

Label
Hakuchi
Title
Hakuchi
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
Idiot, The
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
The Idiot, an adaptation of Fyodor Dostoyevsky's masterpiece about a wayward, pure soul's reintegration into society, updated by Kurosawa to capture Japan's postwar aimlessness, was a victim of studio interference and public indifference. Today, this "folly" looks ever more fascinating
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Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production design, Takashi Matsuyama ; cinematographer, Toshio Ubukata ; music, Fumio Hayasaka ; editor, Sugihara Yoshi
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H2494 2009
PerformerNote
Setsuko Hara, Masayuki Mori, Toshiro Mifune, Yoshiko Kuga, Takashi Shimura, Chieko Higashiyama, Eijiro Yanagi, Minoru Chiaki, Noriko Sengoku, Kokuten Kodo, Bokuzen Hidari, Eiko Miyoshi, Chiyoko Fumiya, Mitsuyo Akashi, Daisuke Inoue
Runtime
166
Series statement
  • AK100
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
Series volume
[disc 11]
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Hakuchi, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.) (DVD 6871 suppl.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (166 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 6874
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • AK100D11
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn476236850
  • (IMDb)tt0043614
  • (OCoLC)ocn900228858
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hakuchi, Janus Films ; Shōhiku Eiga ; seisaku, Koide Takashi ; kikaku, Motoki Sōjirō ; kyakuhon, Hisaita Eijirō, Kurosawa Akira ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.) (DVD 6871 suppl.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (166 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 6874
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • AK100D11
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn476236850
  • (IMDb)tt0043614
  • (OCoLC)ocn900228858
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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