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Title:
Memoirs of a geisha
Author:
Marshall, Rob.
Edition:
Widescreen edition.
Publication Information:
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2006]
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (approximately 145 min.) : anamorphic, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
In 1929, an impoverished nine-year-old named Chiyo is sold to a geisha house in Kyoto's Gion district and subjected to cruel treatment from the owners and the head geisha Hatsumomo. Her stunning beauty attracts the vindictive jealousy in Hatsumomo and she is rescued by Hatsumomo's bitter rival, Mameha. Under Mameha's mentorship, Chiyo becomes the geisha named Sayuri, trained in all the artistic and social skills a geisha must master in order to survive in her society. As a renowned geisha, she enters a society of wealth, privilege, and political intrigue.
General Note:
Title from container.

Based on the novel by Arthur Golden.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature subject matter and some sexual content.
ISBN:
9781404983083
UPC:
043396111592
Format :
DVD