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Memoirs of a geisha

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Format: DVD 2006
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies
Available (5)
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Carnegie Library of McKeesport - White Oak AV DVD MEM
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport - White Oak
 
Collection  AV
 
Call Number  DVD MEM
 
 
Jefferson Hills Public Library Audio Visual DVD FIC MEM
Location  Jefferson Hills Public Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD FIC MEM
 
 
Moon Township Public Library Audiovisual DRA MEMOIRS DVD 843
Location  Moon Township Public Library
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
Call Number  DRA MEMOIRS DVD 843
 
 
North Versailles Public Library DVD NVDVD 1264
Location  North Versailles Public Library
 
Collection  DVD
 
Call Number  NVDVD 1264
 
 
Plum Community Library Adult Video DVD MEM
Location  Plum Community Library
 
Collection  Adult Video
 
Call Number  DVD MEM
 
 
Summary
In the years before World War II, a Japanese child is torn from her penniless family to work at a geisha house. Despite a treacherous rival who nearly breaks her spirit, the girl blossoms into the legendary geisha Sayuri.
Additional Information
Subjects Geishas -- Japan -- Kyoto -- Drama.
Social skills -- Study and teaching -- Japan -- Kyoto -- Drama.
Mentoring -- Japan -- Kyoto -- Drama.
Women -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Feature films.
Romance drama.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Culver City, Calif. :Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,2006
Edition 2-disc full screen special ed.
Contributors Marshall, Rob.
Zhang, Ziyi, 1979-
Ohgo, Suzuka.
Yeoh, Michelle, 1963-
Watanabe, Ken, 1959-
Igawa, Togo.
Beebe, Dion.
Williams, John, 1932-
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Participants/Performers Ziyi Zhang, Suzuka Ohgo, Michelle Yeoh, Ken Watanabe, Togo Igawa, Mako, Samantha Futerman, Elizabeth Sung, Thomas Ikeda, Li Gong, Tsai Chin.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Dion Beebe ; art directors, Patrick M. Sullivan, Jr., Tomas Voth ; editor, Pietro Scalia ; original music score, John Williams ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, John Myhre.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature subject matter and some sexual content.
Language English
French
English or dubbed French dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Based on the novel by Arthur Golden.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Awards Golden Globes, USA, 2006: Golden Globe - Best original score - Motion Picture (John Williams).
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 145 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1424807824
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