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Story of Floating Weeds , A DVD


Note: Story of Floating Weeds , A DVD is regionally encoded to Region 3. Please refer to your DVD player's manual and be sure your DVD player plays this DVD when ordering. We cannot accept returns due to region incompatibility. Please contact us before ordering this title if you don't know what region code is.

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SKU #:18768 (4895033747284)
Title:Story of Floating Weeds , A
Starring: Ida Choko , Sakamoto Takeshi
Director:Ozu Yasujiro
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen 4:3
Media Format:DVD - NTSC
Region Code: Region 3   Story of Floating Weeds , A is ENCODED for Region 3. Click to see corresponding regions
(For Region 3 Compatible DVD Players only)
Running Time:86 Minutes
Studio: Panorama Entertainment
Production: 1934
Price: US$12.99
Shipping Unit: 1
Audio Spec:Dolby Digital 2.0
Subtitles:English , Traditional Chinese
Remarks:Black And White Film

From a story by "James Maki", the pseudynom often used by Ozu, "A Story of Floating Weeds" is the second instalment of the "Kihachi Trilogy". Filmed in Kamisuwa, central Japan, this film is partially an adaptation of a silent American film by George Fitzmaurice. Ozu focuses on the theme of erosion of the family. It tells the story of Kihachi, a traveling kabuki troupe master who comes to a small village to perform. He decices to reunite with his former lover and their illegitimate son. Kihachi has hidden his relationship to his son all these years, this enrages his lover and results in heartbreak for all.

Ida Choko is also in the following DVD:
An Inn In Tokyo  (Region 3) ORDER $12.99
Only Son , The  (Region 3) ORDER $12.99
Record of a Tenement Gentleman  (Region 3) ORDER $12.99

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