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The Resource A brighter summer day, written by Yan Hong-Ya, Lai Ming-Tang, Edward Yang, Alex Yang ; directed by Edward Yang

A brighter summer day, written by Yan Hong-Ya, Lai Ming-Tang, Edward Yang, Alex Yang ; directed by Edward Yang

Label
A brighter summer day
Title
A brighter summer day
Statement of responsibility
written by Yan Hong-Ya, Lai Ming-Tang, Edward Yang, Alex Yang ; directed by Edward Yang
Title variation
Gu ling jie shao nian sha ren shi jian
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • tai
  • eng
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
Set in the early sixties in Taiwan, it is based on the true story of a crime that rocked the nation. A film of both sprawling scope and tender intimacy, this novelistic, patiently observed epic centers on the gradual, inexorable fall of a young teenager
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Chang Hui-Kung, Li Long-Yu ; editor, Bowen Chen
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Mandarin and Taiwanese, with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B75 2016
PerformerNote
Chen Chang, Lisa Yang, Kuo-Chu Chang
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-2007
  • 1964-
  • 1976 October 14-
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yang, Dechang
  • Hong, Hong
  • Lai, Ming-Tang
  • Yang, Alex
  • Zhang, Zhen
  • Yang, Lisa
  • Zhang, Guozhu
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
237
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
804
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Gangs
  • Crime
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, Chinese
Technique
live action
Label
A brighter summer day, written by Yan Hong-Ya, Lai Ming-Tang, Edward Yang, Alex Yang ; directed by Edward Yang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1991 motion picture
  • Special features: New audio commentary featuring critic Tony Rayns ; new interview with actor Chen Chang ; Our time, our story a 117 min. documentary ; videotaped performance of Edward Yang's 1992 play Likely consequence ; essay
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1651954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
3 videodiscs (237 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515170512
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2597DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1651954
  • (Sirsi) 1651954
  • (OCoLC)937408401
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A brighter summer day, written by Yan Hong-Ya, Lai Ming-Tang, Edward Yang, Alex Yang ; directed by Edward Yang
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1991 motion picture
  • Special features: New audio commentary featuring critic Tony Rayns ; new interview with actor Chen Chang ; Our time, our story a 117 min. documentary ; videotaped performance of Edward Yang's 1992 play Likely consequence ; essay
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1651954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
3 videodiscs (237 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515170512
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2597DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1651954
  • (Sirsi) 1651954
  • (OCoLC)937408401
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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