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Nihon Bikutā Kabushiki Kaisha

Overview
Works: 697 works in 1,236 publications in 17 languages and 13,724 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Western films  Nonfiction films  Folk dance music  Animated television programs  Science fiction television programs  Ethnographic films  Folk music 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Dead Man by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Blake, a young man in search of a fresh start, travels west during the latter half of the nineteenth century to a frontier town to take a post as an accountant. Upon his arrival, he's told the job is no longer available. That night he takes up with a prostitute. When her jealous ex-boyfriend surprises them in bed, Blake is wounded, while the prostitute and the ex end up dead. A wanted man, Blake retreats to the nearby woods, running into sympathetic Native American named "Nobody" who informs Blake that the bullet in his chest cannot be removed. His death certain, Nobody teaches Blake to face the dangers that follow a "dead man."
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Trigun = Toraigan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vash the Stampede is a wanted man with a habit of turning entire towns into rubble. The price on his head is a fortune, and his path of destruction reaches across the arid wastelands of a desert planet. Unfortunately, most encounters with the spiky-haired gunslinger don't end well for the bounty hunters who catch up with him, someone almost always gets hurt, and it's never Vash
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Africa( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These programs represent a variety of styles of music and dance from different countries in Africa
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of the diversity of musical and dance forms practiced today throughout the world
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a wealth of ethnic music from the Americas. Most segments are short. Includes folk music, folk songs, performances on traditional musical instruments, dances, and religious or ritual performances. The tapes contain no spoken introduction or explanation, but the booklets contain: overview essays that discuss entire traditions; selection descriptions that present information about each cut; and resource material, including suggestions for listening, viewing, and reading. The quality of the recording varies from segment to segment
Mystery train by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aloof teenage Japanese tourists, a frazzled Italian widow, and a disgruntled British immigrant all converge in the city of Memphis in hot pursuit of the elusive 'King' himself, Elvis! Includes documentary, photos, booklet, and more
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Europe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of music and dance from Europe documented by text
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. China 3( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is part of the 30-volume JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the World. China 3: Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. 5-1/2: Threshing song and lullaby. 5-3: Mashrap - circle dance. 5-4: Dance from Kucha. 5-5: Song with dutar [lute] and daf [tambourine]: "A woman as beautiful as the moon" 5-6: Panjgah-mukam - classical music: "Sambang" - opening song. 5-7: Group dance: "The joy of the farmers". 5-8: Dance solo: "Pomegranate garden". 5-9: Doppasorman - group dance. 5-10: Mukam - instrumental music. 5-11: Mashrap - circle dance. Mongolia - 5-12: Urtiin duu - song in free rhythm: "Uyaxan ambuu tiviin naran" ("The beautiful sun of the universe"). 5-13: Urtiin duu - song in free rhythm: "Ulemdziin canar" ("Ulemdziin's traits"). 5-14: Xoomij - throat singing: "Tsombon tuuraitai xuren" ("The chestnut horse with round hooves") and "Xanin dzoroo mori" ("The dzoroo horse that walks with small steps like a sheep")
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. China 2( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is part of the 30-volume JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the World. China 2 - Yunnan Province. Yi people 4-1: Dage - group dance. 4-2: Dage - group dance: "Xianzige" 4-3: Shange - mountain song. 4-4: Shange - mountain song. 4-5: Narrative song: "Kaitian pidi" ("The origin of heaven and earth") 4-6: Sword dance: "Eruyeba shuadao" 4-7: Dage - group dance. Naxi people - 4-8: Datiao - group dance ("Beat leap"). 4-9: Lushengtiao - group dance ("Reed mouth organ leap"). 4-10: Dance with song and lusheng [reed mouth organ]: "Amengda" 4-11: Dance with song: "Orere". 4-12: Circle dance with song: "Alili". 4-13: Gugi - lyric song: "Ximasha" 4-14: Lusheng [reed mouth organ], flute, and kouxian [jew's harp]. Tibet - 4-15: Masked dance-drama: "Rgya-lu Rngon-pa" and dance of battle
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 9 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and dancing of East Asia
The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas Sacred traditions by Michael Doucet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short video segments showing folk music and dance in the United States. The video segments contain no spoken introduction or explanation, but the accompanying guide contains: overview essays that discuss entire traditions; selection descriptions that present information about each cut; and resource material, including suggestions for listening, viewing, and reading. The quality of the recording varies from segment to segment
Ninja scroll by Yoshiaki Kawajiri( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jubei is a masterless ninja who travels the land alone, hiring his services to those with gold-- or a worthy cause. His fearsome abilities have served him well, but a hideous plot to overthrow the government threatens to end his wandering ways (and possibly his life)"--Container
Wasabi by Gérard Krawczyk( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French police detective travels to Japan to settle an old debt. His routine existence is disrupted when he finds out that the only woman he has ever loved has died. Summoned to Tokyo to settle her estate he quickly suspects her death was not an accident. To add to his problems, he discovers that he is the father of a teenage daughter
Dead man by Johnny Depp( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. China 1( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is part of the 30-volume JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the World. China 1: Han people. 3-1: Dizi - flute, with ensemble: "Gusuxing" ("Trip to Suzhou"). 3-2 Pipa: lute solo: "Shimian maifu" ("Ambush on all sides"). 3-3 Erhu: bowed fiddle with yangqin [zither]:"Erquan yingyue" ("The moon reflected in a spring"). 3-4: Zheng - zither solo: "Yuzhou changwan" ("The fisherman singing in the evening"). 3-5: Instrumental ensemble: "Chunjiang huayueye" ("A beautiful moonlit night by the river in springtime"). 3-6: From liyuanxi - dramatic musical genre:"Paixiongwu" ("Beating the chest dance"). 3-7: Instrumental ensemble: "Meihuacao" ("Plum blossoms"). 3-8: Dongxlao - flute solo: "Huainian" ("Nostalgia"). 3-9: From liyuanxi - dramatic musical genre: Colored ball dance. 3-10: From jingju - Beijing opera: "Bawang bieji" ("The king's parting with his favorite"). 3-11: From chuanju - Sichuan opera: "Baishezhuan" ("The white snake")
Monkey trouble( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's life turns hairy when her new pet monkey turns out to be a trained pickpocket on the run from a scheming Gypsy
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of music and dance from Korea, documented by text
The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Venezuela( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of folk music and dances from Central and South America
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. Korea 2( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Korean and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is part of the 30-volume JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the World. Korea 2: 2-1: Sungmu - dance for purification (from folk tradition). 2-2: Chakpop: Parach'um - cymbal dance. 2-3: Kop'uri - stage dance derived from shaman ritual (from folk tradition). 2-4: Salp'uri - dance to exorcise evil spirits (from folk tradition). 2-5: P'ansori - sung narrative with drum: "Hungboga". 2-6: Koktukaksi-norum - puppet play. 2-7: Chul-t'agi - tightrope walking. 2-8: Nongak - farmer's hand. 2-9: Mudang kut - shaman ritual
 
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Alternative Names
Japan Victor Company

JVC

JVC Deutschland GmbH

JVC elektronicabedrijf

JVC entreprise japonaise d'électronique

JVC Japanese international electronics corporation

JVC (Nihon Bikutā Kabushiki Kaisha)

JVC perusahaan Jepang

JVC, Victor Company of Japan

Nihon Bikuta

Nihon bikuta kabushiki gaisha

Nippon bikutá

Victor Company of Japan

Victor Company of Japan, Limited

جيه في سي

جی‌وی‌سی

چاى ڤى سى

ژڤج

জেভিসি

เจวีซี

ニホン ビクター

ニホン ビクター カブシキ ガイシャ

日本ビクター

日本ビクタ一株式会社

日本ビクター株式会社

日本勝利株式會社 日本国际电子有限公司

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