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Theater in Japan (1989)
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Call no.:
DVD 020 688
Title:
Theater in Japan
Alternate titles:
Yesterday and today
Originally produced:
1989
Format:
DVD
Summary:
This program explores the cultural debate within Japan regarding traditional forms of theater and more contemporary theater and avant-garde performing arts. Interviews with many of Japan's leading playwrights intercut with generous portions of theater performances, presents an encompassing and engrossing overview of the traditional and modern Japanese theater scene.
Credits:
a Koninck Projects production for the Arts Council of Great Britain in association with Channel Four Television Ltd ; producer, Shelley Williams ; director, Philip Day.
Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2003.
Languages:
In English, or Japanese with English subtitles.
Details:
1 DVD (53 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United Kingdom
Studio(s):
Koninck Projects
Arts Council of Great Britain
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Director(s):
Day, Philip
Producer(s):
Williams, Shelley
Production:
Editor, Jo Ann Kaplan.
Notes:
Originally produced in 1989.
Subjects:
Theater Japan.
Theater Japan History.
Street theater Japan.
Kabuki Japan.
Performing arts Japan.
Japanese poetry 20th century.
Japanese drama History and criticism.
Genre:
Television programs.
Documentary television programs.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Documentary television programs
Genre: Television programs
Year: 1980s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: Japanese
Subtitles: English
Title: Theater in Japan
Director: Day, Philip
Production studio: Arts Council of Great Britain
Production studio: Channel Four (Great Britain)
Production studio: Koninck Projects
Country of production: United Kingdom
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes