The Book Of The Dead (Shisha No Sho) (2005)

  
Format:  The Book Of The Dead (Shisha No Sho) DVD 
 
 
Set in 8th-century Japan, this magical stop-motion animated film by Kihachiro Kawamoto dramatizes themes of Buddhism with the story of a young woman from the noble class who leaves her home to follow the ghost of an executed prince. The spirit holding her in a hypnotic trance believes that she holds the key to his victory over the mortal world, which brings the bonded pair into a haunting conflict with one another. 70 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English and Japanese; Subtitles: English. In English and Japanese with English subtitles.
 
SKU: D10239
$29.99
Category:
Foreign
Director:
Kihachiro Kawamoto
Rated:
NR
Color:
Color
Format: 
DVD Fullscreen
Closed Captioned:
 No
Cast:  Kyoko Kishida, Rie Miyazawa
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