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The Resource Tokyo godfathers, Destination Films ; Mad House ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay by Keiko Nobumoto and Satoshi Kon ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording)

Tokyo godfathers, Destination Films ; Mad House ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay by Keiko Nobumoto and Satoshi Kon ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording)

Label
Tokyo godfathers
Title
Tokyo godfathers
Statement of responsibility
Destination Films ; Mad House ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay by Keiko Nobumoto and Satoshi Kon ; directed by Satoshi Kon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
The story takes place on Christmas Eve in Shinjuku, Tokyo. Middle-aged has-been Gin, aging transvestite Hana, and teenage runaway Miyuki are homeless friends who have formed a makeshift family structure bond. That bond is tested when they find an abandoned baby while searching for food in a trash dumpster. They try to care for the infant themselves, and travel throughout the city in search of the baby's parents
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Character design, Kenichi Konishi and Satoshi Kon ; animation director, Kenichi Konishi ; art director, Nobutaka Ike ; director of photography, Katsutoshi Sugai ; music by Keiichi Suzuki ; edited by Takeshi Seyama
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • In Japanese ; with English, French, Portuguese and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Voices: Toru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-2010
  • 1944-
  • 1959-
  • 1982-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kon, Satoshi
  • Nobumoto, Keiko
  • Emori, Tōru
  • Umegaki, Yoshiaki
  • Okamoto, Aya
  • Suzuki, Keiichi
  • Destination Films
  • Maddohausu, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abandoned children
  • Homeless persons
  • Cross-dressers
Technique
animation
Label
Tokyo godfathers, Destination Films ; Mad House ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay by Keiko Nobumoto and Satoshi Kon ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Anime
  • Special features includes: making of featurette ; trailer ; scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54387296
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9781404946910
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396028142
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
02814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781404946910
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tokyo godfathers, Destination Films ; Mad House ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay by Keiko Nobumoto and Satoshi Kon ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Anime
  • Special features includes: making of featurette ; trailer ; scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54387296
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9781404946910
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396028142
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
02814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781404946910
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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