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After life [videorecording] = Wandafuru raifu / producers, Satō Shiho, Akieda Masayuki ; produced by TV Man Union, Inc., Engine Film, Inc. ; director, writer, editor Kore-eda Hirokazu.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

In Kore-eda's thought-provoking vision, the newly deceased find themselves in a way station somewhere between Heaven and Earth. With the help of dedicated caseworkers, each soul is given three days to choose one cherished memory for their life that they will relive for eternity. As the film reveals, recognizing happiness and finding a life's worth of meaning in a single event is no simple task.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC AFT (Text) 33892100256834 Adult DVDs DVD None 01/25/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1567301835
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : New Yorker Video, [2000]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Letterboxed format.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
"A New Yorker Films release."
"Artistic License Films."--Container.
Special features include: Scene selections ; Japanese and American trailers ; production notes ; web links ; director's profile.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Camera, Yamazuki Yutaka ; executive producer, Sigenobu Yutaka.
Participant or Performer Note:
Arata, Oda Erika, Terajima Susumu, Naito Takashi, Tani Kei, Naito Taketoshi, Shoda Kisuke, Shirakaea Kazuko, Isey Yusuke, Hara Hisako.
Summary, etc.:
In Kore-eda's thought-provoking vision, the newly deceased find themselves in a way station somewhere between Heaven and Earth. With the help of dedicated caseworkers, each soul is given three days to choose one cherished memory for their life that they will relive for eternity. As the film reveals, recognizing happiness and finding a life's worth of meaning in a single event is no simple task.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
In Japanese with yellow English subtitles.
Subject: Future life > Drama.
Heaven > Drama.
Feature films > Japan.
Motion pictures > Japan
Feature films.

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