Cover image for I was born, but Umarete wa mita keredo
Title:
I was born, but Umarete wa mita keredo
Author:
Maki, Jēmusu, screenwriter.
Edition:
Full screen.
Publication Information:
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2008.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (90 min.) : silent, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
A portrait of the financial and psychological toils of a family, as two young boys come to understand their father's low status in society.
General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in Japanese as Umarete wa mita keredo, in 1932.

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932.

Container liner includes the essay "Daddy dearest" by film scholar Michael Koresky.

Special feature: optional contemporary piano score by Donald Sosin.
Language:
Japanese
ISBN:
9781604650341
UPC:
715515029124
Format :
DVD

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Tokyo Chorus (1931): A man loses his white-collar job, and takes another one in a cafe; I Was Born, But...(1932): Two young brothers become gang leaders; and Passing Fancy (1933): A man struggles to raise his son after his wife's death.