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Title Kochuu : Japanese architecture, influence & origin / film av Solaris Filmprodution i Samproduktion med Sveriges Television ... ; produced and directed by Jesper Wachtmeister
Published Brooklyn, NY : First Run/Icarus Films, 2003


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Description 1 videodisc (53 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Documentary about modern Japanese architecture, and its impact on the Nordic building tradition. "Kochuu" which translates as "in the jar," refers to the Japanese tradition of constructing small, enclosed physical spaces, which create the impression of a separate universe. Features interviews with some of Japan's leading architects as well as Scandinavian contemporaries
Credits Director: Jesper Wachtmeister
Performer Commentary: Tadao Ando, Sverre Fehn, Toyo Ito, Kristian Gullichsen
Notes No rating given
DVD. Region unspecified
Soundtrack in Japanese, Norwegian, and Finnish with subtitles in English
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Architecture -- Japan -- History -- 20th century -- Influence.
Architecture -- Scandinavia -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Wachtmeister, Jesper.
Andō, Tadao, 1941-
Fehn, Sverre, 1924-2009.
Itō, Toyoo, 1941-
Gullichsen, Kristian.
Solaris Filmprodution
Sveriges television.
First Run/Icarus Films.
Other Titles Japanese architecture, influence & origin