Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 14-210
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1990-1992
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
9.18 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 tall document box) (20 film boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Dream Window: Reflections on the Japanese Garden." This documentary was produced in 1992 by Executive Producers Paul B. Johnson and Toshio Murayama; Senior Producer Laura T. Schneider; and Co-producer John W. Hiller in association with Kajima Kensetsu Kabushiki Kaisha and presented by WETA-TV, Washington, D.C. The documentary allows viewers to experience the secrets of Japanese gardens and their influence on Japanese society today and features both traditional and contemporary Japanese gardens including those of the legendary Moss Temple of Saihoji, Katsura Imperial Villa (Katsura Rikyu), Tenryu-shi, the Ken Domon Museum of Photography (Domon Ken Kinenkan), and Sogetsu Hall. Both an English and a Japanese language version were produced. The documentary won an Emmy. Materials include original camera rolls, soundtracks, internegatives, A and B rolls, dubs, and related materials on film and videotape.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-210, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Keywords
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Hiller, John W. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Johnson, Paul B. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Murayama, Toshio. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schneider, Laura T. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Domon Ken Kinenkan Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kajima Kensetsu Kabushiki Kaisha Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sogetsu Hall (Tokyo, Japan) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Katsura Rikyū (Kyoto, Japan) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Saihōji (Kyoto, Japan) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dream Window: Reflections on the Japanese Garden (Documentary film : 1992) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gardens -- Japan Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Documentary films Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Documentary television programs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Television -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tenryū-shi (Japan) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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