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Kodō [videorecording] : heartbeat drummers of Japan / a Nemesis production ; produced and directed by Jacques Holender.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Rhapsody Films, 1991.

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General Note:
Originally produced in 1983.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Rene Ohashi ; editor, Jacques Holender ; translator, Mako Bae ; interpreters, Didi Dickson and Atsuchi sugano.
Participant or Performer Note:
Voices: Jesse Nishihata, Gerry Shikatani, Tako Suzuki, Shin Kawai
Michael Crabb.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
The documentary was filmed in the summer of 1983 on Sado Island, and at Tokyo's National Theater.
Summary, etc.:
Showcases Kodō's music and explores their commitment to a unique aesthetic and collective ideal.
Subject: Documentary films
Music > Japan
Percussion ensembles > Japan.

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