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Late spring = Banshun / Shōchiku Eiga ; [gensaku] Hirotsu Kazuo ; kyakuhon Noda Kōgo, Ozu Yasujirō ; kantoku Ozu Yasujirō. Tokyo-ga : Ein gefilmtes Tagebuch / von Wim Wenders ; produzent Chris Sievernick ; Wim Wenders Produktion, Chris Sievernich Filmproduktion.

晚春 [videorecording] = Late spring / 松竹映画 原作 小津安二郎 纐

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0780030176
  • ISBN: 9780780030176
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 200 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1̀ booklet (19 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
  • Edition: Special edition.
  • Publisher: Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Banshun: Originally released as a motion picture in 1949. Tokyo-ga: Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features: Disc one: Audio commentary by Richard Peña, program director of New York's Film Society of Lincoln Center ; Disc two: "Tokyo-Ga" (1985, 92 min.), legendary director Wim Wenders's tribute to Yasujiro Ozu; Booklet features a new essay by critic Michael Atkinson and renowned Japanese film historian Donald Richie.
Banshun: based on the novel by Kazuo Hirotsu.
Formatted Contents Note:
disc 1. Late Spring -- disc 2. Tokyo-ga.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Producer, Takeshi Yamamoto; cinematography, Yuhara Atsuta ; art director, Tatsuo Hamada ; editor, Yoshiyasu Hamamura ; music, Senji Ito.
Participant or Performer Note:
Banshun: Chishu Ryu, Setsuko Hara, Yumeji Tsukioka, Haruko Sugimura, Hohi Aoki, Jun Usami, Kuniko Miyake, Masao Mishima, Yoshiko Tsubouchi, Yoko Katsuragi, Toyoko Takahashi, Ichiro Shimizu, Jun Tanizaki, Yoko Benisawa.
Summary, etc.:
The story of a widower and his daughter who through devotion to him is getting past a marriageable age. The father pretends to marry a young wife so his daughter will feel less obligated to stay with him. She marries and he prepares to live the remainder of his life alone.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., restored high-definition digital transfer.
Language Note:
Banshun has Japanese dialogue, with optional English subtitles. Tokyo-ga is in English, Japanese, and German with no subtitles.
Subject: Ozu, Yasujirō, 1903-1963.
小津安二郎 1903-1963.
Ozu, Yasujirō, 1903-1963.
Fathers and daughters > Japan > Drama.
Arranged marriage > Japan > Drama.
Arranged marriage.
Fathers and daughters.
Tokyo (Japan)
Japan > Tokyo.
Genre: Foreign films.
Japanese language materials.
Feature films.
Melodrama > Feature.
Family > Feature.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Japanese films.