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Saikaku ichidai onna [videorecording] = Life of Oharu / Janus Films ; Toho Company ; a Shintoho production ; directed by Kenji Mizoguchi ; original story by Saikaku Ihara ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda.

Publication:
Chicago, IL : Home Vision ; [Wilmette, Ill.] : Public Media [distributor], [199-?]
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (137 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Series:
Japanese classic collection
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Other Title:
Life of Oharu [videorecording]
Subjects:
Ihara, Saikaku, 1642-1693 -- Film adaptations.
Motion pictures, Japanese.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Language:
Japanese with English subtitles.
System Details:
VHS.
Summary:
Set in 17th-century Japan, the story follows the misfortunes of a samurai's daughter who follows her heart only to be repeatedly betrayed as she becomes first a lady-in-waiting, then concubine, courtesan, and prostitute.
Participant:
Kinuyo Tanaka, Toshiro Mifune.
Credits:
Photographed by Yoshimi Hirano; music by Ichiro Saito.
Notes:
Videocassette release of the motion picture produced in 1952.
Based on Kōshoku ichidai onna / by Saikaku Ihara.
"Digitally remastered; new electronic subtitles."
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the American Honda Motor Company Fund.
Contributor:
Mizoguchi, Kenji, 1898-1956. , Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Tanaka, Kinuyo, 1909-1977 , Actor
Mifune, Toshirō, 1920-1997 , Actor
Yoda, Yoshikata, 1909- , Screenwriter
Saitō, Ichiro. , Composer
Ihara, Saikaku, 1642-1693.
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha. , Producer
Janus Films. , Distributor
Home Vision (Firm) , Distributor
Public Media Incorporated (Wilmette, Ill.) , Distributor
American Honda Motor Company Fund.
ISBN:
0780019016
OCLC:
122781736
Publisher Number:
037429109830
LIF 070 Home Vision Cinema