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The tale of the Princess Kaguya


Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.

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Publisher, Date: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Entertainment, c2015.

Description: 2 videodiscs (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Target Audience Note: CHVR: G.


  • Title from container.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
  • Based on the Japanese folktale "The tale of the bamboo cutter".
  • Special features: Japanese trailers and TV spots; Plus: Isao Takahat and his tale of the princess Jagyta, a feature-length documentary on the making of this masterpiece.
  • Music, Joe Hisaishi ; theme song, Inochi No Kioku by Kazumi Nikaido.
  • Voices: Chloe Grace Moretz, James Caan, Mary Steenburgen.
  • DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1; dual layer.
  • For private home use only.
  • Can be viewed dubbed in French or Japanese, or subtitled in English or French.

Publisher or Distributor Number: 61168088

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