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The Resource The cats of Mirikitani, Produced by Lucid Dreaming, Inc. in association with the Independent Television Serivice (ITVS) and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) ; director, Linda Hattendorf ; producers, Masa Yoshikawa, Linda Hattendorf

The cats of Mirikitani, Produced by Lucid Dreaming, Inc. in association with the Independent Television Serivice (ITVS) and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) ; director, Linda Hattendorf ; producers, Masa Yoshikawa, Linda Hattendorf

Label
The cats of Mirikitani
Title
The cats of Mirikitani
Statement of responsibility
Produced by Lucid Dreaming, Inc. in association with the Independent Television Serivice (ITVS) and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) ; director, Linda Hattendorf ; producers, Masa Yoshikawa, Linda Hattendorf
Title variation
Make art not war
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Eighty-year-old Jimmy Mirikitani survived the trauma of WWII internment camps, Hiroshima, and homelessness by creating art. But when 9/11 threatens his life on the New York City streets and a local filmmaker brings him to her home, the two embark on a journey to confront Jimmy's painful past. An intimate exploration of the lingering wounds of war and the healing powers of community and art ..."--Container
Awards note
Winner, Audience Award, 2006 Paris Cinema International Film Festival ; Winner, Grand Jury Prize, Documentary Feature, 2007 VC FilmFest - Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival ; Winner, Audience Award, 2006 Tribeca Film Festival ; Winner, Best Feature Documentary, 2006 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival.
Cataloging source
STF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Linda Hattendorf, Masa Yoshikawa ; editors, Keiko Deguchi, Linda Hattendorf ; music, Joel Goodman
Dewey number
704.086942
Language note
In English with some dialogue accompanied by English subtitles
LC call number
N6537
LC item number
.C38 2009
PerformerNote
Featuring Jimmy Tsutomu Mirikitani
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hattendorf, Linda
  • Yoshikawa, Masa
  • Mirikitani, Jimmy Tsutomu
  • Lucid Dreaming (Firm)
  • Independent Television Service
  • Center for Asian American Media
  • Arthouse Films
  • New Video Group
Runtime
74
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mirikitani, Jimmy Tsutomu
  • Tule Lake Relocation Center
  • Artists
  • Homeless men
  • Homeless persons as artists
  • Art therapy
  • Japanese Americans
  • Japanese Americans
  • Japanese Americans
Technique
live action
Label
The cats of Mirikitani, Produced by Lucid Dreaming, Inc. in association with the Independent Television Serivice (ITVS) and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) ; director, Linda Hattendorf ; producers, Masa Yoshikawa, Linda Hattendorf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2006
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus features: Additional scenes: Interview with Professor Shimomura -- Seattle family reunion -- Meeting Janice Mirikitani -- Jimmy's first solo exhibition -- Return to Hiroshima ; gallery ; trailer
Control code
1290302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 74 min.)
Isbn
9781422971147
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685208557
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 003
  • NNVG208551
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1290302
  • (OCoLC)501967509
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cats of Mirikitani, Produced by Lucid Dreaming, Inc. in association with the Independent Television Serivice (ITVS) and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) ; director, Linda Hattendorf ; producers, Masa Yoshikawa, Linda Hattendorf
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2006
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus features: Additional scenes: Interview with Professor Shimomura -- Seattle family reunion -- Meeting Janice Mirikitani -- Jimmy's first solo exhibition -- Return to Hiroshima ; gallery ; trailer
Control code
1290302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 74 min.)
Isbn
9781422971147
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685208557
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 003
  • NNVG208551
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1290302
  • (OCoLC)501967509
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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