Kono sekai no katasumi ni = In this corner of the world /
produced by Masao Maruyama, Taro Maki ; screenplay by Sunao Katabuchi ; production by GENCO, Inc. ; directed by Sunao Katabuchi.
Los Angeles, CA : Shout! Factory, [2017]
1 videodisc (approximately 128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Los Angeles, CA : Shout! Factory, [2017]
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publisher #
SF 18104
credits note
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.
general note
Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1).
Based on the manga Kono sekai no katasumi ni by Fumiyo Kōno.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features: Interviews with the director Sunao Katabuchi and producer Masao Maruyama; Hiroshima & Kur: then & now; U. S. tour highlights; theatrical trailer & TV spots.
Japanese voices: Megumi Han, Yoshimasa Hosoya ; English voices: Laura Post, Ava Pickard.
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).
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target audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements including war-related images.
technical details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1.

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