Café Lumière [DVD videorecording] / Shochiku presents ; producer, Hideshi Miyajima ... [et al.] ; co-written by Chu T'ien-Wen ; written and directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien.
Contributor(s): Hitoto, Yo | Asano, Tadanobu | Hagiwara, Masato | Yo, Komiko | Kobayashi, Nenji | Miyajima, Hideshi | Zhu, Tianwen | Hou, Xiaoxian | Sh*ochiku Kabushiki Kaisha.Material type: FilmPublisher: New York : Wellspring Media, 2005, c2003Edition: Widescreen format.Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Other title: K*ohī jik*o [DVD videorecording] [Transliterated title from IMDb:].Subject(s): Friendship -- Drama | Unmarried mothers -- Drama | Japan -- Social life and customs -- Drama | Y*uj*o DoramaGenre/Form: Sociological drama. | Feature films. | DVD-Video discs.DDC classification: [Fic] | 895.6/35 LOC classification: PN1997.2 | .C34 2005
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Title and credits from container.
Soundtrack in Japanese; subtitles in English.
Yo Hitoto, Tadanobu Asano, Masato Hagiwara, Kimiko Yo, Nenji Kobayashi.
Cinematography, Lee Ping-Bing ; edited by Liao Ching-Sung.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2003.
Not rated by the MPAA.
Yoko, a freelance writer, becomes pregnant and chooses, against tradition and her parents' wishes, to raise the baby alone. In her loneliness and confusion, Yoko befriends the owner of a second-hand bookstore, who silently falls in love with her as she contemplates the choice she has made.
Special features: interviews, theatrical trailer, Metro Lumiere documentary.