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The Resource Hotaru no haka : Grave of the fireflies, Studio Ghibli ; written and directed by Isao Takahata

Hotaru no haka : Grave of the fireflies, Studio Ghibli ; written and directed by Isao Takahata

Label
Hotaru no haka : Grave of the fireflies
Title
Hotaru no haka
Title remainder
Grave of the fireflies
Statement of responsibility
Studio Ghibli ; written and directed by Isao Takahata
Title variation
Grave of the fireflies
Contributor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpneng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Two orphans in war-time Kobe, Japan, face fire-bombs, hunger, homelessness, and despair as the war and their lives come to an end
Member of
Cataloging source
GEC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original story, Akiyuki Nosaka ; executive producer, Ryoichi Sato ; written and directed by, Isao Takahata ; animation director, Yoshifumi Kondo ; art director, Nizo Yamamoto ; producer, Toru Hara ; executive producer of English version, John O'Donnell ; English translation, Neil Nadelman
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Includes English dubbed and Japanese versions and English subtitles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2015
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nosaka, Akiyuki
  • Takahata, Isao
  • Nadelman, Neil
  • Hara, Tōru
  • Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha
Runtime
88
Series statement
Collector's series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Animated films
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Label
Hotaru no haka : Grave of the fireflies, Studio Ghibli ; written and directed by Isao Takahata
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Akiyuki Nosaka
  • DVD features: anamorphic widescreen format; alternate angle storyboards; trailers; English & Japanese with English subtitles. Bonus DVD features: interviews with director Isao Takahata and author Akiyuki Nosaka; interview with Roger Ebert; author biography; director biography; historical perspective: commentary by professors Theodore F. Cook & Haruko Taya Cook; video restoration documentary; bonus storyboards; trailers; original Japanese theatrical trailer; art gallery; U.S. trailer. DVD-ROM features: script; additional storyboards; art gallery; cast & production credits; and more!
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988 in Japan and in an English version in 1992
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
823079
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (88 min. ; 71 min.)
Isbn
9781586642020
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
719987220621
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CPMD2206
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 823079
  • (OCoLC)50726329
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hotaru no haka : Grave of the fireflies, Studio Ghibli ; written and directed by Isao Takahata
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Akiyuki Nosaka
  • DVD features: anamorphic widescreen format; alternate angle storyboards; trailers; English & Japanese with English subtitles. Bonus DVD features: interviews with director Isao Takahata and author Akiyuki Nosaka; interview with Roger Ebert; author biography; director biography; historical perspective: commentary by professors Theodore F. Cook & Haruko Taya Cook; video restoration documentary; bonus storyboards; trailers; original Japanese theatrical trailer; art gallery; U.S. trailer. DVD-ROM features: script; additional storyboards; art gallery; cast & production credits; and more!
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988 in Japan and in an English version in 1992
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
823079
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (88 min. ; 71 min.)
Isbn
9781586642020
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
719987220621
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CPMD2206
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 823079
  • (OCoLC)50726329
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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