Roots of Japanese contemporary dance

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Title
Roots of Japanese contemporary dance
Additional title: Roots of Japanese contemporary dance
Additional title: Prisoner (Choreographic work : Ishii, B)
Names
Ishii, Baku, 1886-1962
Ishii, Maki (Producer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1986
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8983
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2755 (former)
Topics
Modern dance -- Japan
Choreographers -- Japan
Dance -- Japan
Genres
two-dimensional moving image
Notes
Recorded in Japan at a performance celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Baku Ishii, a pioneer of Japanese contemporary dance. Video producer (?): Maki Ishii. Titles in Japanese.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (28 min.) :sd., col. with b&w sequence
Description
Archival footage of The prisoner (b&w), choreographed and performed by Baku Ishii, a clip from The golden road to health and beauty, a film made in Germany in 1923, followed by four dances, probably reconstructions of Ishii's choreography.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
Japanese
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926008512-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171776
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): be8a6120-8044-0135-5f9f-0dfe6189b0ef
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1886: Creator Born
  • 1962: Creator Died
  • 1986: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roots of Japanese contemporary dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1986. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6c633c0f-d721-4399-b518-2945c91a2168

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roots of Japanese contemporary dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6c633c0f-d721-4399-b518-2945c91a2168

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1986). Roots of Japanese contemporary dance Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6c633c0f-d721-4399-b518-2945c91a2168

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Roots of Japanese contemporary dance