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The Resource Shijie : The world, Office Kitano, Lumen Films and Xstream Pictures in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio, China Film Coproduction Corporation ; directed and written by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)

Shijie : The world, Office Kitano, Lumen Films and Xstream Pictures in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio, China Film Coproduction Corporation ; directed and written by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)

Label
Shijie : The world
Title
Shijie
Title remainder
The world
Statement of responsibility
Office Kitano, Lumen Films and Xstream Pictures in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio, China Film Coproduction Corporation ; directed and written by Jia Zhangke
Title variation
World
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • chi
Summary
On the outskirts of Beijing is an amusement park called The World. The staff may be happy around the guests, but it's a different story behind the scenes. The park is seen through the eyes of the staff, along with the romances, dreams, and loneliness
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Nelson Yu Lik-wai ; production designer, Li-zhong Wu ; editor, Jing Lei Kong ; music, Giong Lim
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
In Mandarin and Shanxi dialect, with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Zhao Tao, Cheng Taisheng, Wang Hongwei, Yiqun Wang, Jiang Zhong-wei Jiang, Ji Shuai
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jia, Zhangke
  • Zhao, Tao
  • Cheng, Taisheng
  • Wang, Hong Wei
  • Wang, Yiqun
  • Jiang, Zhong-wei
  • Shuai, Ji
  • Ofisu Kitano
  • Editorial Lumen
  • Xstream Pictures
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
139
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amusement parks
  • Service industries workers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shijie : The world, Office Kitano, Lumen Films and Xstream Pictures in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio, China Film Coproduction Corporation ; directed and written by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special Features: video interview with film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum ; original theatrical trailer ; on-set photo gallery, including rare shots of director Jia Zhangke ; character sketches and an essay of the real World Park ; production notes by director Jia Zhangke
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62903201
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.)
Lccn
00454562
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975107433
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
Z1074
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00454562
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shijie : The world, Office Kitano, Lumen Films and Xstream Pictures in association with Bandai Visual, Tokyo FM, Dentsu, TV Asahi, Bitters End, Shanghai Film Studio, China Film Coproduction Corporation ; directed and written by Jia Zhangke, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special Features: video interview with film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum ; original theatrical trailer ; on-set photo gallery, including rare shots of director Jia Zhangke ; character sketches and an essay of the real World Park ; production notes by director Jia Zhangke
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62903201
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.)
Lccn
00454562
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975107433
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
Z1074
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00454562
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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