Item Details

Tokyo Story [videorecording]

a Shochiku production ; screenplay by Kogo Noda and Yasujiro Ozu ; executive producer, Takeshi Yamamoto ; directed by Yasujiro Ozu
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Tokyo Story follows an aging couple, Tomi and Sukichi, on their journey from their rural village to visit their two married children in bustling, post-war Tokyo. Their reception is disappointing: too busy to entertain them, their children send them off to a health spa. After Tomi falls ill she and Sukichi return home, while the children, grief-stricken, hasten to be with her.
Director
Yasujiro Ozu
Performers
Setsuko Hara, Chishu Ryu, Chieko Higashiyama, Haruko Sugimura, Nobuo Nakamura.
Release Date
1953
Run Time
136 min.
Language
Japanese with optional English subtitles
Notes
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953 under title: Tokyo monogatari.
  • A foreign film (Japan).
  • Special features include: audio commentary by David Desser ; original theatrical trailer ; Ikite wa mita keredo = I lived, but-- (1983 documentary about Ozu directed by Kazuo Inoue, 2 hrs.) ; Talking with Ozu (1993 tribute to the director, 40 min.) ; booklet: essay by David Bordwell.
  • Title and credits from English-subtitled screen.
Uniform Title
Tōkyō Monogatari (Motion Picture)
Variant Title
Yasujiro Ozu's Tokyo story
Related Title
Talking with Ozu.
Edition
RSDL dual-layer edition
Series
Criterion Collection
Classic Collection
Classic Collection (Criterion Collection (Firm))
Series Statement
Criterion collection ; 217
Criterion collection 217
Contents
  • Disc 1. Feature film ; audio commentary by David Dresser ; theatrical trailer
  • Disc 2. "I lived, but" (1983) documentary on Ozu ; "Talking with Ozu" (1993).
ISBN
0780027655, 9780780027657
Credits
Cinematography, Yuharu Atsuka ; editing, Yoshiyasu Hamamura ; music, Kojun Saitô.
Published
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2003.
1953.
Publisher no.
TOK070 Criterion Collection
Terms of Use
Home use only.
Description
2 videodiscs (136 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (8 pages : illustrations).
DVD; Dolby, digital, mono.; aspect ratio, 1.33:1; RSDL dual-layer.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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