Special edition. - [New York, NY] : The Criterion Collection, 
Video — 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert. Sound: digital.optical.mono.Dolby digital. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file.DVD video.region 1.
"An exquisitely moving tale of forbidden love struggling to survive in the face of persecution. Based on a classic of eighteenth-century Japanese drama, the film traces the injustices that befall a Kyoto scroll maker's wife and his apprentice after each is unfairly accused of wrongdoing. Bound by fate in an illicit, star-crossed romance, they go on the run in search of refuge from the punishment prescribed them: death"--Container.