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Physical description:
1 film reel (1440 feet) sound color 16mm reference
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Asia
Date:
1974
Notes:
Title from credits (published work) - study collection
Prod. by NHK, Dir. by Yasushi Matsudaira
Film prints formerly used for courses in Asian and Religious studies at Carleton College were deposited in HSFA in 2005. Films were made by various filmmakers and production companies and distributed by various educational distribution companies.
16mm film prints
Summary:
Edited film: Shoroku Onoe, Japan''s leading Kabuki actor, creates a new dance-drama inspired by Shunie, the ancient Buddhist ceremony of Nara''s Todaiji temple. Performed by Shoroku and troupe on multiple stages, the dance demonstrates how Japanese traditional arts are handed on and achieve new development.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2005.10.129
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives L:0
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Carleton College Collection
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_305931