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Gishiki (The Ceremony)

Japanese Movie

4800yen
(5184yen Tax incl. in Japan)
Points You Earn 13% (624p)
Release Date August 27, 2011
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Product Details

Catalog No.KKJS-59
JAN/ISBN 4523215036382
Product Type DVD
TV Standard NTSC
Number of Discs 1
Color Color
Running Time 123minutes
Original Release Year 1971
Encoding MPEG-2
Layers single-sided/dual-layered
Aspect Ratio(s) 16:9LB Cinemascope
Region 2
SubtitlesNone
Audio Track Japanese Monaural

Description

DVD release of the film "Gishiki (The Ceremony)" directed by Nagisa Oshima. The film takes place in postwar Japan, following a Japanese clan through their wedding and funeral ceremonies, and the lengths the family goes to preserve their traditions in spite of the damage it causes to the younger generations. Comes with a 48-page leaflet.
Special Feature / Bonus Track: trailer(s), photo gallery

Description in Japanese

儀式 / 邦画

常に時代の最先端をゆく大島渚監督が、冠婚葬祭の儀式を通して家長制度と日本戦後史の総括を試みた傑作。親戚の中でも特別な存在であった輝道の死を知らせる電報を受け取った桜田満洲男は、親戚の律子を伴って子供の頃に過ごした島へ帰るのだが・・・。解説リーフレット(48P)封入。
劇場用予告編、フォトギャラリー

Translate Description

*As it is a machine translation, the result may not provide an accurate description. Please use it only as a reference. *Not available within the China mainland region.

Related Offer & Feature

    Tracklisting

    1
    THE CEREMONY
    儀式

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