Mount Zao

1935 , Yamagata, Japan (Other)

Ski-ing down Mt. Zao.

Documentary. A party of mountain skiers takes refuge from bad weather at Takayu hot spring. When the weather clears they ski down the forested slopes of Mount Zao.

Keywords

Mountains; Ski-ing

Background Information

This film was made by Koji Tsukamoto (also found referred to as Khoji Tsukamoto). He lived in Tokyo, Japan. He was born 12 January 1896 in Tokyo, and died 26 September 1963. Tsukamoto was a mountain photographer before he began shooting films. Most of the small-gauge films that he made were documentaries that featured nature and mountains. He was a member of Cherry Amateur Movie Society and Nippon Amateur Cine Slide Association. He served as the chair of Nippon Amateur Cine Slide Association in 1950. He was awarded medals of honour by the Government in 1962 (Medal with Dark Blue Ribbon and Medal with Purple Ribbon). See Amateur Cinema website https://www.amateurcinema.org/ Reviews in American Cinematographer 1938 https://archive.org/stream/america19asch/america19asch_djvu.txt Films known of: The Inland Sea of Japan 1928 An Alpine Conquest 1933 The Water Country 1934 Mount Zao 1935 / 1937 Mystery in the Forest 1935 / 1938 Autumn Around Fuji 1938 Dates may be date of production, or award in competition, drawn from the sources mentioned above

Manifestations

Mount Zao

  • Barcode
    INV388035
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    MP4 H264 digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:14:17
    Modification Date
    12/01/2018
    Parts
    Reference
    746866
  • Barcode
    INV354607
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    MP4 H264 digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:14:17
    Modification Date
    12/01/2018
    Parts
    Reference
    746861
  • Barcode
    INV319908
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    MP4 H264 digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:14:17
    Modification Date
    12/01/2018
    Parts
    Reference
    746858
  • Barcode
    INV347837
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    DNxHD 185x 10bit digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:14:17
    Modification Date
    01/12/2017
    Parts
    Reference
    746811
  • Barcode
    INV324805
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    DPX 10bit Log digital
    Dimension
    Modification Date
    16/11/2017
    Parts
    Reference
    746797
  • Barcode
    INV360450
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    DV digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:09:14
    Modification Date
    10/05/2011
    Parts
    Reference
    710724
  • Activities
    Barcode
    INV237872
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    master digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:09:14
    Modification Date
    08/09/2010
    Parts
    Reference
    691104
  • Activities
    Barcode
    INV234085
    Canonical Identifier
    2006/51
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Details
    Carrier Type
    16mm film
    Colour System
    unknown
    Colour Type
    unknown
    Dimension
    Has Image
    Y
    Identifier
    Image Polarity
    pos
    Modification Date
    02/08/2010
    Parts
    Reference
    685848
  • Activities
    Barcode
    INV197488
    Canonical Identifier
    2006/51
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Details
    Carrier Type
    16mm film
    Colour System
    bw
    Colour Type
    bw
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:14:35
    Has Image
    Y
    Has Sound
    N
    Identifier
    Image Polarity
    pos
    Modification Date
    26/07/2010
    Parts
    Reference
    684795
    Sound
    silent
  • Award:
    • Group 1:
      • Note: Awards (data migration 25/06/2021): Awarded ACW Plaque in the 1936 IAC Competition. [1975 listing]

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