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The Resource Ikiru : To live!

Ikiru : To live!

Label
Ikiru : To live!
Title
Ikiru
Title remainder
To live!
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
Discovering that he is in the terminal stages of cancer, a government clerk spends his last months in search of a meaning to life. After an uncomprehending pursuit of pleasure has failed, he finds self-fulfillment by forcing through his former department the building of a children's playground in the slums, then dies quietly
Cataloging source
JQJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Akira Kurosawa ; producer, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni, Shinoba Hashimoto
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Japanese dialogue with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Takashi Shimura, Miki Odagiri, Kyoko Seki
Runtime
143
Technique
live action
Label
Ikiru : To live!
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in Japan by Tohn Films in 1952 as a motion picture
  • Special features include "A Message from Akira Kurosawa: For beautiful movies (2000); an 81-minute documentary produced by Kurosawa Production Inc., featuring interviews with the director on the sets of his later films; a 41-minute documentary on Ikira from the series Akira Kurosawa: it is wonderful to create, including interviews with Kurosawa, writer Hideo Oguni, actor, Takashi Shimura and others
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
2 videodiscs (143 min.)
Isbn
9780780026919
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 1335
Other control number
037429180525
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
IKI010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0044741
  • (OCoLC)ocn793886678
System details
DVD; NTSC Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ikiru : To live!
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in Japan by Tohn Films in 1952 as a motion picture
  • Special features include "A Message from Akira Kurosawa: For beautiful movies (2000); an 81-minute documentary produced by Kurosawa Production Inc., featuring interviews with the director on the sets of his later films; a 41-minute documentary on Ikira from the series Akira Kurosawa: it is wonderful to create, including interviews with Kurosawa, writer Hideo Oguni, actor, Takashi Shimura and others
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
2 videodiscs (143 min.)
Isbn
9780780026919
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 1335
Other control number
037429180525
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
IKI010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0044741
  • (OCoLC)ocn793886678
System details
DVD; NTSC Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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