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ワンダフルライフ [videorecording] = After life - Wandafuru raifu

After life
(DVD - 2000 - Japanese)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
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In Koreeda'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.
Title: Wandafuru raifu
After life
[videorecording]
Title (Original Script): ワンダフルライフ [videorecording] = After life
Publisher: New York : New Yorker Video, c2000
Edition: Letterboxed widescreen
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (118 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in
Statement of Responsibility: producers, Sato Shiho, Akieda Masayuki ; produced by TV Man Union, Inc., Engine Film, Inc. ; director, writer, editor Koreeda Hirokazu
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
"A New Yorker Films release."
"Artistic License Films."--Container
Special features: Japanese and American trailers; production notes; web links; director's profile
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy
Summary: In Koreeda'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.
ISBN: 1567301835
9781567301830
Branch Call Number: DVD Foreign WANDAFURU
Statement Of Responsibility (Original Script): producers, Sato Shiho, Akieda Masayuki ; produced by TV Man Union, Inc., Engine Film, Inc. ; director, writer, editor Koreeda Hirokazu
Credits: Camera, Yamazuki Yutaka; executive producer, Sigenobu Yutaka.
Performers: Arata, Oda Erika, Terajima Susumu, Naito Takashi, Tani Kei, Naitō Taketoshi, Shoda Kisuke, Shirakaea Kazuko, Iseya Yusuke, Hara Hisako.
System Details: DVD, letterboxed, region 1
Other Language: Japanese dialogue, English subtitles
Subject Headings: Future life Drama Heaven Drama
Genre/Form: Feature films
Topical Term: Future life
Heaven
Japanese language edition
Publisher No: DVD73300 New Yorker Video
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Jan 01, 2014
  • ms_mustard rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

could you choose only one memory from your life to carry into eternity? very touching film. (problem - I had to watch it on my computer as the subtitles were partially cut off on my 37" tv screen)

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