Rashaomon Daiei seisaku ; seisaku Minoura Jingo ; kyakuhon Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira.

Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit.

Bibliographic Details
Corporate Authors: Daiåe, Kabushiki Kaisha., Criterion Collection (Firm), Janus Films.
Other Authors: Minoura, Jingo., Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998., Hashimoto, Shinobu, 1918-2018., Mifune, Toshiråo, 1920-1997., Kyo, Machiko, 1924-, Mori, Masayuki, 1911-1973., Shimura, Takashi, 1905-1982., Chiaki, Minoru, 1917-1999., Ueda, Kichijiråo, 1904-1972., Honma, Fumiko., Katåo, Daisuke, 1911-1975., Miyagawa, Kazuo, 1908-1999.
Format: DVD
Language:Japanese
Published: Lexington, KY : Amazon.com, 2001.
Series:Criterion Collection, 138.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
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Description
Summary:Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit.
Item Description:Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950.
Based on Yabu no naka (= In a grove) and Rashåomon and other stories by Ryunosuki Akutagawa.
"Janus Films."
Special features: commentary by Japanese film historian Robert Altman ; excerpts from The World of Kazuo Miyagawa, a documentary film about Rashomon's cinematographer ; reprints of the Rashomon source stories, Ryunosuke Akutagawa's "In a Grove" and "Rashomon" ; Akira Kurosawa on Rashomon: a reprinted excerpt from his book something Like An Autobiography ; theatrical trailer.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD, RSDL dual-layer presentation, aspect ratio 1.33:1.
Production Credits:Photography, Kazuo Miyagawa.
ISBN:0780024591
9780780024595
037429161821
Access:For face-to-face teaching only, no public performance license.