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The Resource Tokyo Godfathers, Mad House Ltd. ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay, Satoshi Kon, Keiko Nobumoto ; directors, Shôgo Furuya, Satoshi Kon

Tokyo Godfathers, Mad House Ltd. ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay, Satoshi Kon, Keiko Nobumoto ; directors, Shôgo Furuya, Satoshi Kon

Label
Tokyo Godfathers
Title
Tokyo Godfathers
Statement of responsibility
Mad House Ltd. ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay, Satoshi Kon, Keiko Nobumoto ; directors, Shôgo Furuya, 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
Director of photography, Katsutoshi Sugai ; animation director, Ken'īchi Konishi ; art director, Nobutaka Ike ; editor, Takeshi Seyama ; music, Keiichi Suzuki ; character designer, Satoshi Kon, Ken'īchi Konishi
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, violent images, languages and some sexual material
Language note
Japanese dialogue, English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Voices: Toru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto, Shôzô Îzuka, Seizô Katô, Hiroya Ishimaru, Ryûji Saikachi, Yûsaku Yara, Kyôko Terase
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-2010
  • 1944-
  • 1959-
  • 1946-
  • 1971-
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maruyama, Masao
  • Kon, Satoshi
  • Nobumoto, Keiko
  • Emori, Tōru
  • Umegaki, Yoshiaki
  • Okamoto, Aya
  • Îzuka, Shôzô
  • Katô, Seizô
  • Ishimaru, Hiroya
  • Saikachi, Ryûji
  • Yara, Yûsaku
  • Terase, Kyôko
  • Sugai, Katsutoshi
  • Konishi, Kenichi
  • Ike, Nobutaka
  • Seyama, Takeshi
  • Suzuki, Keiichi
  • Maddohausu, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abandoned children
  • Homeless persons
  • Desamparados
  • Niños abandonados
  • Videodiscs
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
animation
Label
Tokyo Godfathers, Mad House Ltd. ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay, Satoshi Kon, Keiko Nobumoto ; directors, Shôgo Furuya, Satoshi Kon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: animax making of featurette; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
920830
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9781404946910
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
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) 920830
  • (Sirsi) 920830
  • (OCoLC)54387296
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tokyo Godfathers, Mad House Ltd. ; producer, Masao Maruyama ; screenplay, Satoshi Kon, Keiko Nobumoto ; directors, Shôgo Furuya, Satoshi Kon
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: animax making of featurette; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
920830
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9781404946910
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
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) 920830
  • (Sirsi) 920830
  • (OCoLC)54387296
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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