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The Resource Mishima : a life in four chapters, Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas present ; a Zoetrope Studios-Filmlink International-Lucasfilm Ltd. production ; written by Paul Schrader & Leonard Schrader ; produced by Mata Yamamoto and Tom Luddy ; directed by Paul Schrader, (DVD)

Mishima : a life in four chapters, Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas present ; a Zoetrope Studios-Filmlink International-Lucasfilm Ltd. production ; written by Paul Schrader & Leonard Schrader ; produced by Mata Yamamoto and Tom Luddy ; directed by Paul Schrader, (DVD)

Label
Mishima : a life in four chapters
Title
Mishima
Title remainder
a life in four chapters
Statement of responsibility
Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas present ; a Zoetrope Studios-Filmlink International-Lucasfilm Ltd. production ; written by Paul Schrader & Leonard Schrader ; produced by Mata Yamamoto and Tom Luddy ; directed by Paul Schrader
Title variation
Life in four chapters
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • fre
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
A view of the life of Japan's famous postwar writer, Yukio Mishima, as a tortured modern man struggling to find his future in Japan's imperial past and who commits suicide after a doomed attempt to reverse the Westernization of Japan
Cataloging source
VHB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Bailey ; editor, Michael Chandler ; music, Philip Glass
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • In English and Japanese with optional language tracks in Japanese or French and optional subtitles in English, Japanese, or French
LC call number
PN1997.M4943
LC item number
S3 2001
PerformerNote
  • Ken Ogata, Kenji Sawada, Yasosuke Bando, Toshiyuki Nagashima
  • English narration, Roy Scheider
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1944-
  • 1937-2008
  • 1946-
  • 1948-
  • 1909-
  • 1956-
  • 1942 August 10-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Lucas, George
  • Ogata, Ken
  • Schrader, Paul
  • Schrader, Leonard
  • Yamamoto, Mata
  • Luddy, Tom
  • Sawada, Kenji
  • Bandō, Yaenosuke
  • Nagashima, Toshiyuki
  • Scheider, Roy
  • Bailey, John
  • Chandler, Michael
  • Glass, Philip
  • Zoetrope Studios
  • Filmlink International
  • Lucasfilm, Ltd
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mishima, Yukio
  • Authors, Japanese
  • DVD videodisc
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Mishima : a life in four chapters, Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas present ; a Zoetrope Studios-Filmlink International-Lucasfilm Ltd. production ; written by Paul Schrader & Leonard Schrader ; produced by Mata Yamamoto and Tom Luddy ; directed by Paul Schrader, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes documentary; feature length audio commentary; deleted scene; interactive menus; production notes; theatrical trailer; scene access
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
1. Beauty -- 2. Art -- 3. Action -- 4. Harmony of pen and sword
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790760940
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
11530
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm48166595
  • (OCoLC)48166595
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mishima : a life in four chapters, Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas present ; a Zoetrope Studios-Filmlink International-Lucasfilm Ltd. production ; written by Paul Schrader & Leonard Schrader ; produced by Mata Yamamoto and Tom Luddy ; directed by Paul Schrader, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes documentary; feature length audio commentary; deleted scene; interactive menus; production notes; theatrical trailer; scene access
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
1. Beauty -- 2. Art -- 3. Action -- 4. Harmony of pen and sword
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780790760940
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
11530
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm48166595
  • (OCoLC)48166595
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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