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Tōkyō monogatari = Tokyo story / The Criterion Collection ; Janus Films ; a Shochiku production ; directed by Yasujiro Ozu ; screenplay by Kogo Noda and Yasujiro Ozu.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 217.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main DVD Tokyo Story (Text) 840191002481211 Movies - Main Level Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield DVD Tokyo (Text) 78292000354332 Foreign Language DVD Collection Checked out 04/28/2020

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (136 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD ed.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953.
Special features: commentary by David Desser, theatrical trailer, films on Ozu: I lived but, and Talking with Ozu.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Yuharu Atsuka ; art direction, Tatsuo Hamada.
Participant or Performer Note:
Setsuko Hara, Chishu Ryu, Chieko Higashiyama, Haruko Sugimura, So Yamamura, Kuniko Miyake, Kyoko Kagawa, Eijiro Tono, Nobuo Nakamura, Shiro Osaka, Hisao Toake, Teruko Nagaoka.
Summary, etc.:
When an aging couple journeys to visit with their adult children and family they find they are an intrusion on the younger generation's life style.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Japanese language; English subtitles.
Awards Note:
British Film Institute Awards, 1958: Sutherland Trophy.
Subject: Ozu, Yasujirō, 1903-1963 > Criticism and interpretation.
Adult children > Japan > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Motion pictures, Japanese.

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