WorldCat Identities

Sony Video Software Company

Overview
Works: 113 works in 167 publications in 2 languages and 3,507 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Animated films  Biography  Fiction  Film noir  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: pre, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sony Video Software Company
Celebrating Bird : the triumph of Charlie Parker by Gary Giddins( Visual )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In film clips, photos, and interviews, Parker's life is traced from Kansas City to the New York jazz scene of the 1950's
How the leopard got his spots by Rudyard Kipling( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how the leopard got his spotted coat in order to hunt the animals in the dappled shadows of the forest
Brer Rabbit and the wonderful tar baby by Joel Chandler Harris( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the wily Brer Rabbits outwits Brer Fox who has set out to trap him
Red Riding Hood ; Goldilocks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Red Riding Hood, the adventures of a little girl who meets a wolf in the forest on the way to visit her grandmother. In Goldilocks, a humorous adaptation of the classic tale in which a tired and hungry little girl helps herself to the belongings of three bears in the woods
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the new schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, the local bully, Brom Bones, and the ghost, the Headless Horseman
The Fisherman and his wife by Eric Metaxas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fishman's greedy wife is never satisfied with the wishes granted to them by an enchanted fish
The Emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two con men plot to sell new "clothes" to the Emperor by pretending their "cloth" is invisible to all but the wise and worthy
One day in the life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Ivan Denisovich, prisoner in a Stalinist work camp in Siberia, and his determination to retain his sanity and his self worth in an oppressive system designed to break the human spirit. This film portrays the angst and hope conveyed by Nobel laureate Alexander Solzhenitsyn in his internationally acclaimed novel
The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher and the tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Beatrix Potter's tales of the angler frog, Mr. Jeremy Fisher, and the disobedient bunny, Peter Rabbit, using picturemation
Kazoku gēmu = Family game by Yoshimitsu Morita( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in Japanese and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-class family battles against the Japanese educational system
Shinjū ten no Amijima = Double suicide by Masahiro Shinoda( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in Japanese and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jihei has an affair and falls in love with the geisha, Koharu. His attempts to pay the price for her freedom bankrupts the family business. The town calls for divorce, and Jihei stands to lose his wife, children, and home
Norainu = Stray dog by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police rookie loses his gun while riding on a bus in Tokyo. He chases the pickpocket but fails to retrieve his gun. His superiors help him trace his gun to a killer. All he has to do is to claim it. But it is pointing at his head!
Mother = [Okāsan] by Maurizio Cattelan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in Japanese and English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mother is a portrait of silent sacrifice and secret strength. The Fukuharas' struggles reflect the hardships facing many working class families during the postwar era."--Container
Bakushū = Early summer by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Noriko, a young woman who refuses to give up her job to get married just because of her age. She wants a man of means who will respect her intelligence
Curious George : vol. 2 by Margret Rey( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated stories of the inquisitive little monkey that gets in the worst predicaments, but comes out smelling like a rose!
Tanin no kao = The face of another by Hiroshi Teshigahara( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological study of a scientist whose face has been destroyed by an explosion. He decides to regain contact with society by wearing a mask, and assuming a new artificial identity
Sugata Sanshirō : 1943-nen 3-gatsu sakuhin by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strengthened by a spiritual awakening, a follower of the newly founded judo movement masters his art and defeats rivals from competing martial arts schools
Twenty-four eyes by Keisuke Kinoshita( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an elementary school teacher and her students living on a remote island in prewar Japan and the beauty and innocence lost as progress and war intrude
Genroku chushingura = 47 ronin by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cinematic exploration of heroism and self-sacrifice which provides a glimpse at the price men sometimes paid to preserve their honor
The Go masters = Mikan no taikyoku( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from Japan/China. A Chinese master of the game of Go who has been trained for ten years in Japan (and married the daughter of his Japanese mentor) must decide where his loyalty lies when hostilities erupt between his native and adopted countries
 
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Japanese (30)