Cover image for In this corner of the world / produced by Masao Maruyama, Taro Maki ; screenplay by Sunao Katabuchi ; production by GENCO, Inc. ; directed by Sunao Katabuchi.
Title:
In this corner of the world / produced by Masao Maruyama, Taro Maki ; screenplay by Sunao Katabuchi ; production by GENCO, Inc. ; directed by Sunao Katabuchi.
ISBN:
9786317047389

0826663181043
Publication Information:
Los Angeles, CA : Shout! Factory, [2017]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.

Based on the manga Kono sekai no katasumi ni by Fumiyo Kōno.

Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1).

Special features: Interviews with the director Sunao Katabuchi and producer Masao Maruyama; Hiroshima & Kur: then & now; U. S. tour highlights; theatrical trailer & TV spots.

DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Summary:
Set in Hiroshima during World War II, an eighteen year old girl gets married and now has to prepare food for her family despite the rationing and lack of supplies. As she struggles with the daily loss of life's amenities she still has to maintain the will to live.
Language Note:
English or Japanese dialogue; English subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Audience:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements including war-related images.
Performer:
Japanese voices: Megumi Han, Yoshimasa Hosoya ; English voices: Laura Post, Ava Pickard.
Production Credits:
Music, Kotringo ; character design & animation direction, Hidenori Matsubara. English version produced by SDI, in association with Animatsu Entertainment & Manga Entertainment, Jerome Mazandarani, Andrew Hewson, Darcy Giles, Tamara Small.
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