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Barefoot Gen [videorecording (DVD)] = Hadashi no Gen / [Gensaku, kyakuhon, seisaku, Nakazawa Keiji ; kantoku Masaki Mori]

Contributor(s): Nakazawa, Keiji | Masaki, Mori, 1941- | Manga Entertainment, Inc.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Manga Animation, [2003?]Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 cm.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscOther title: Hadashi no Gen [Other title].Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi -- Drama | Feature films -- Japan | Animation (Cinematography) -- Japan | Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- DramaGenre/Form: Animated films.Summary: Six year old Gen has lived practically his entire life in the shadow of war yet he is not prepared for the horrors which follow the bombing of Hiroshima. Drawn from Keiji Nakazawa's true life experiences in the aftermath of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima, Barefoot Gen tells the story of one family's struggle to survive against overwhelming odds.
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Based on the cartoon story by Keiji Nakazawa.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.

Six year old Gen has lived practically his entire life in the shadow of war yet he is not prepared for the horrors which follow the bombing of Hiroshima. Drawn from Keiji Nakazawa's true life experiences in the aftermath of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima, Barefoot Gen tells the story of one family's struggle to survive against overwhelming odds.

Rated M: Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. NOTE: Contents may disturb.

Encoded for Region 4. Colour recording system: PAL.

Soundtrack in Japanese with English subtitles.

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