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Title Japón [videorecording] / a Nodream Cinema, CSA, and Mantarraya production ; with the support of ZDF/Arte [and others] ; produced, written and directed by Carlos Reygadas.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    JAP    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library DVD.
Edition Special edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (24 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm).
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital rdatr
optical rdarm
stereo rdacpc
Dolby Digital 2.0
widescreen (2.88:1) rda
NTSC rdabs
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture
Series Criterion collection ; 968
Criterion collection ; 968.
System Details DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen (2.88:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround.
Language In Spanish; optional subtitles in English.
Cast Alejandro Ferretis, Magdalena Flores, Yolanda Villa, Martin Serrano, Rolando Hernandez.
Credits Director of photography, Diego Martinez Vignatti; editors, Daniel Melguizo [and three others].
Note Title from container.
Special features: new conversation between Reygadas and filmaker Amat Escalante; video diary shot by actor Alejandro Ferretis during the film's production; Adulte (a 1998 short film by Reygadas); deleted scene; original theatrical trailer; (in booklet) essay by novelist Valeria Luiselli; behind-the-scenes photographs; and a selection of Reygada's original storyboards.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2002.
Audience Rating: R; for some strong sexuality, nudity and language.
Summary A man travels from Mexico City to an isolated village to commit suicide; once there, however, he meets a pious elderly woman whose quiet humanity incites a reawakening of his desires.
Subject Suicide -- Mexico -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Motion pictures, Mexican.
Fiction films.
Added Author Reygadas, Carlos, 1971- film director.
Ferretis, Alejandro, 1944-2004, actor.
Flores, Magdalena, 1924- actor.
Villa, Yolanda, actor.
Serrano, Martin, actor.
Hernandez, Rolando, actor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Criterion (Firm), production company.
Nodream Cinema (Firm), production company.
Mantarraya (Firm), production company.
ZDF/Arte (Firm), production company.
Added Title Container of (work): Japón (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781681435688
Standard No. 715515228312

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