WorldCat Identities

Central Park Media (Firm)

Overview
Works: 345 works in 517 publications in 3 languages and 6,869 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Animated films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  War films  Animated television programs  Television series  Historical television programs  Internet videos 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Central Park Media (Firm)
Grave of the fireflies : Hotaru no haka by Akiyuki Nosaka( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the aftermath of World War II bombing, two orphaned children struggle to survive in the Japanese countryside. To Seita and his four year old sister, the helplessness and indifference of their countrymen is even more painful than the enemy raids. Through desperation, hunger and grief, these children's lives are as heartbreakingly fragile as their spirit and love is inspiring
The Silk road( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panoramic tour examining the world's most historic and inaccessible locations, Silk Road escorts the viewer on the ancient path travelled by Marco Polo, linking the riches of China with the European markets of the Middle Ages
Shōjo kakumei Utena( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utena came to the Ohtori Academy in pursuit of the mysterious prince from her past, not to fight for possession of the Rose Bride. But the Rose Bride, Anthy, is more than just a prize, she's her best friend. But the president of the Student Council is a Duelist, and he may be Utena's prince as well. Utena must decide whether or not to fight the man she's loved since childhood, or her best friend may lose her freedom
The boy who wanted to be a bear( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother bear's cub dies in the Artic wild, and her mate steals a human boy to be their son. The mother bear loves the child more with each passing day, and he grows as wild and free as the strongest bear. When the boy's human father arrives to take him back, the child must choose his own destiny. Can her return to the life of humankind, or will his heart forever be the heart of a beast?
The Silk Road( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panoramic tour examining the world's most historic and inaccessible locations, Silk Road escorts the viewer on the ancient path travelled by Marco Polo, linking the riches of China with the European markets of the Middle Ages
The art-gallery in the desert( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tour the Ma-gao Caves at Dun-Huang--over 500 caves, more than 30 miles in length, with 3,000 murals and statues--in the middle of the Gobi Desert. Dating from 366 AD, and encompassing the art styles of Greece, India and the many dynasties of China, these hand-tunneled caves are a tour-de-force of religious art
Glories of ancient Chang-an( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit modern-day Xi-an, formerly Chang-an, the starting point of the Silk Road and the world's largest city when it was capital of Tan Dynasty China in the 7th century. See the clay army of Emperor Qin Huang Di, the sculptures of Emperor Gao-zong's tomb, enter a Buddhist temple, climb the Great Wall, and examine the underground murals of Princess Yong-tai
A thousand kilometres beyond the Yellow River( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leave Xi-an and cross the Yellow River on a goat-skin raft. Visit the giant Buddha at Bing-li-si, traverse the forbidding He-xi Corridor, stroll the streets of the citadel town of Zhang-ye, and visit the Nie-pan Buddha, already 200 years old when Marco Polo lived there in the fourteenth century
In search of the Kingdom of Loulan( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn of the lost kingdom of Lou-lan, which vanished into the sands of the Taklamakan Desert when the nearby lake Lop Nor moved away. Find relics of the Silk Road from over a millenium ago
Across the Taklamakan Desert( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit the ancient Buddhist city of Miran, meet the Uighurs of the oasis town of Cherchen, cross the Taklamakan Desert, and stumble into the ruins of Niya
The dark castle( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the ghost castle of Khara-khoto, 250 miles from the oasis of Jiu-chang in the Gobi Desert. This legendary city was obliterated from the face of the Earth by Ghengis Khan. Later unearthed by the Russian explorer Koslov, who took its artworks to the Hermitage, it remains empty today as local citizens consider the ground to be cursed
Pumping iron II : the women( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join four women as they prepare for the 1983 Caesars Palace World Cup Championship
KakuRenBo = Hide & seek( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a street where no one lives, where ghostly lights flicker in the shadows. It is whispered that children who play hide-and-seek there after dark are kidnapped by demons and disappear forever. Tonight, a boy named Hikora joins the game in search of his missing sister. The street lamps flare though no one is there to light them The game - and the terror - are about to begin!
Pearl Harbor : the view from Japan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Pearl Harbor documentary from the Japanese perspective
The tale of Genji by Akihisa Hase( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Japanese and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the life and loves of Hikaru Genji, a nobleman who was born the son of an emperor and later made a commoner. He was the most handsome man in the nation with abilities in poetry and music that were unparalleled
Descendants of darkness( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Japanese and English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vampire is on the loose, and it's up to dashing supernatural detective Tsuzuki to stop her! But are good looks, charm and preternatural powers enough to brind this fiend to justice?"--Container
Biruma no tategoto( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Japanese and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taiyō no kisetsu: youth of the postwar period who rejected the moral strictures of traditonal Japan
Urusei yatsura, beautiful dreamer by Kazuo Yamazaki( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Japanese and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the escapades of Ataru, Lum, Mendou and the rest of the gang at Tomobiki High School as they discover that they have been reliving the day before the school festival over and over again. They must find a way to break the chain or they'll be trapped forever
Ultimate crop circles : signs from space?( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crop circle expert Colin Andrews offers insights into the mystery of crop circle and the intelligence community's efforts to prevent his further research on the subject
Animated classics of Japanese literature( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Japanese and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Izu dancer. "A young student falls in love with a traveling dancer. Their love is sincere, but social differences may tear them apart." The dancing girl. "A Japanese man working in turn of the century Berlin fathers a child with an impoverished dancer. Together, they strive to build a home and family, but political difficulties force the father to choose between his career and the women he loves." A ghost story. "A blind lute player chants the old legend of a great battle between the Genji and Heiki families. His music attracts the attention of the Heiki dead, whose ghosts request a performance."--Container
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.19 for The boy wh ... to 0.43 for The tale o ...)

Pearl Harbor : the view from Japan
Covers
Urusei yatsura, beautiful dreamer
Alternative Names
セントラルパークメディア

Languages