幻の光 = Maborosi / a New Yorker Films release ; directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda ; screenplay by Yoshihisa Ogita ; produced by Naoe Gozu.

Maboroshi no hikari = Maborosi / a New Yorker Films release ; directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda ; screenplay by Yoshihisa Ogita ; produced by Naoe Gozu.

Format
Video/Projected medium
Language
Japanese
Εdition
Letterboxed.
Published/​Created
New York, N.Y. : New Yorker Video, [1998]
Description
1 videocassette (110 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.

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Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre(s)
Series
International cinema [More in this series]
Summary note
Haunted by the mysterious loss of her grandmother many years before, a young mother struggles to come to terms with her husband's apparent suicide. Yumiko remarries and with her young son moves to her new husband's home in a remote village on the wild, untamed Sea of Japan. There, with time, she finds love, understanding, happiness and a sense of peace.
Notes
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
  • Based on an original story by Miyamoto Teru.
  • Based on an original story by 宫本輝
Creation/​Production credits
  • Director of photography, Masao Nakabori; editor, Tomoyo Ohshima; music, Chen Ming-Chang.
  • Director of photography, 中堀正夫 ; music, 陳明章.
System details
VHS.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s)
  • Makiko Esumi, Takashi Naitoh, Tadanobu Asano.
  • 江角マキコ, 浅野忠信.
Language note
In Japanese with English subtitles.
Other title(s)
Maborosi
ISBN
  • 1567301509
  • 9781567301502
Publisher no.
NYV 66598
OCLC
39473796
Universal Product Code
  • 717119665838
  • 717119666538
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