Rural Japan: helping to feed a nation

United States, 1966

Film
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Shows the everyday life of the average Japanese farmer, his home and surroundings. Also shows the effects of recent changes on his way of life - the cultivation of plants under hot house conditions, the use of tractors instead of hard manual labour and how rural life has changed since the War with the influence of America.

Credits

producer/director

Gene Feldman

production company

McGraw-Hill Films

Language

English

Duration

00:17:14:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28106

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - Japan

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Farm life - Japan

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Japan - Social life and customs

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Japan - Rural conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Japan - Social conditions

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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