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Living Treasures of Japan [videorecording]

WQED and National Geographic Society
Format
Video; VHS
Summary
Profiles nine artisans and performing artists who are recognized by law as "holders of important intangile cultural properties" and are charged with publicly exhibiting their works and teaching their artistry to apprentices. Pays visits to a potter, doll sculptor, puppeteer, papermaker, koto musician, swordmaker, textile weaver and dyer, kabuki theater actor, and bellmaker.
Director
Norris Brock
Performers
José Ferrer, narrator.
Release Date
1980
Run Time
59 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
  • Hi-fi stereo.
  • A videocassette reissue of the 1980 film.
Series
National Geographic Society Special
Credits
Written and produced by Miriam Birch ; directed and photographed by Norris Brock.
Published
[S.l.] : National Geographic Video ; [Burbank, CA] : Warner Home Video [distributor], c1995.
Publisher no.
51329 National Geographic Video
Description
1 videorecording (59 min.) : sd., col. : 1/2 in.
VHS format.
Technical Details
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