The face of another


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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.


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Title from container and disc sleeve.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1966.
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Set contains three films by Hiroshi Teshigahara.
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Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; video essay on the film by critic and festival programmer James Quandt; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematographer, Hiroshi Segawa ; art directors, Arata Isozaki, Masao Yamazaki ; editor, Yoshi Sughihara ; original music, Toru Takemitsu.
Tatsuya Nakadai, Machiko Kyo, Mikijiro Hira, Kyoko Kishida, Miki Irie, Eiji Okada, Minoru Chiaki, Hideo Kanze, Kunie Tanaka, Bibari Maeda, Etsuko Ichihara, Yoshie Minami.
Okuyama, after being burned and disfigured in an industrial accident and estranged from his family and friends, agrees to his psychiatrist's radical experiment: a face transplant, created from the mold of a stranger. As Okuyama is thus further alienated from the world around him, he finds himself giving in to his darker temptations.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Winner of the Special Jury Prize, Cannes Film Festival; Academy Award nominee for Best Director & Best Foreign Film.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Teshigahara, H., Abe, K., Nakadai, T., Kyo, M., Hira, M., Kishida, K., Irie, M., Okada, E., Chiaki, M., Kanze, H., Tanaka, K., Maeda, B., Ichihara, E., & Minami, Y. (2007). The face of another . Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hiroshi. Teshigahara et al.. 2007. The Face of Another. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hiroshi. Teshigahara et al.. The Face of Another [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, 2007.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Teshigahara, Hiroshi., et al. The Face of Another Criterion Collection, 2007.

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