Street of shame Akasen chitai

Language and/or Subtitles: Japanese
English
Format: DVD 2008
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Foreign Film JAPANESE DVD Street
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Foreign Film
 
Call Number  JAPANESE DVD Street
 
 
Summary
The final film of director Kenji Mizoguchi follows the lives of five prostitutes in the Yoshiwara region of Tokyo. Each has a different story and different plans, but they all share an uncertain future as they face the outlawing of their profession.
Additional Information
Series Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Kenji Mizoguchi's fallen women.
Subjects Prostitutes -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Drama.
Prostitution -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Drama.
Brothels -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Drama.
Red-light districts -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Drama.
Feature films.
Publisher [Irvington, N.Y.?] :Criterion Collection,2008
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Susaki no onna.
Akasen chitai
Contributors Nagata, Masaichi, 1906-1985.
Narusawa, Masashige.
Mizoguchi, Kenji, 1898-1956.
Kyo, Machiko, 1924-
Wakao, Ayako, 1933-
Kawakami, Yasuko.
Kogure, Michiyo.
Mimasu, Aiko, 1910-1982.
Sugawara, K. (Kenji)
Shibaki, Yoshiko, 1914- Susaki no onna.
Janus Films.
Kadakowa Pictures (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Participants/Performers Machiko Kyō, Ayako Wakao, Yasuko Kawakami, Michiyo Kogure, Aiko Mimasu, Kenji, Sugawara.
Other Contributors Cinematography, Kazuo Miyagawa ; music, Toshirō Mayuzumi.
Language Japanese
English
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Based on the novel by Yoshiko Shibaki.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital mono.
Description 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781604650990
1604650990
9781604650938 (box)
1604650931 (box)
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