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The story takes place on Christmas Eve in Shinjuku, Tokyo. Middle-aged has-been Gin, aging transvestite Hana, and teenage runaway Miyuki are homeless friends who have formed a makeshift family structure bond. That bond is tested when they find an abandoned baby while searching for food in a trash du...

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Imprint:Culver City, Calif. : Distributed by Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]
Description:1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language:Japanese
Subject:Abandoned children -- Drama.
Homeless persons -- Drama.
Abandoned children.
Homeless persons.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Animated films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Format: DVD Video
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8454980
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Varying Form of Title:Also known as: Tōkyō goddofāzāzu
Other authors / contributors:Kon, Satoshi, 1963-2010.
Nobumoto, Keiko.
Emori, Tōru, 1944-
Umegaki, Yoshiaki, 1959-
Okamoto, Aya, 1982-
Īzuka, Shōzō, 1933-
Katō, Seizō, 1927-2014
Ishimaru, Hiroya.
Saikachi, Ryūji.
Yara, Yūsaku, 1948-
Terase, Kyōko.
Sugai, Katsutoshi.
Konishi, Kenichi.
Ike, Nobutaka.
Suzuki, Keiichi, 1951-
Mad House Inc.
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN:1404946918
9781404946910
Notes:Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: animax making of featurette; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers.
Director of photography, Katsutoshi Sugai ; animation director, Kenʼichi Konishi ; art director, Nobutaka Ike ; editor, Takeshi Seyama ; music, Keiichi Suzuki ; character designer, Satoshi Kon, Kenʼichi Konishi.
Voices: Tōru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto, Shōzō Īzuka, Seizō Katō, Hiroya Ishimaru, Ryūji Saikachi, Yūsaku Yara, Kyōko Terase.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Japanese dialogue with optional English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Summary:The story takes place on Christmas Eve in Shinjuku, Tokyo. Middle-aged has-been Gin, aging transvestite Hana, and teenage runaway Miyuki are homeless friends who have formed a makeshift family structure bond. That bond is tested when they find an abandoned baby while searching for food in a trash dumpster. They try to care for the infant themselves, and travel throughout the city in search of the baby's parents.
Target Audience:MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, violent images, languages and some sexual material.
Standard no.:043396028142
Publisher's no.:02814 Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment

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