- 2 videodiscs (120 min.) : sound., colour. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (56 pages : colour illustrations ; 20 cm)
- Additional Authors
- Fukuda, Junya.Mikami, Hiroshi,Ogata, Ken,Schrader, Paul,Shinoya, Masayuki.
- Corporate Author
- Criterion Collection (Firm)
- Accompanied by a booklet featuring a new essay by critic Kevin Jackson and a piece on the film's censorship in Japan.Cinematographer, John Bailey ; editor, Michael Chandler ; music, Philip Glass.Japanese dialogue; English subtitles.Ogata Ken, Shinoya Masayuki, Mikami Hiroshi, Fukuda Junya.Originally released as motion picture in 1985.Special features: Commentary by the director and producer; The strange case of Yukio Mishima, a 55-minute BBC documentary; interviews with Donald Richie and John Nathan and film crew; video interview excerpt featuring Mishima; theatrical trailer.Summary: A look at acclaimed Japanese author and playwright Yukio Mishima, the impossible harmony he created between self, art, and society, and his famously committed public seppuku (ritual suicide). Includes interviews, commentary, documentary, and more.Title from disc label.