Currents in Japanese Cinema: Essays

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Kodansha Int., 1982 - Performing Arts - 288 pages
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If you are interested in classic Japanese cinema (1945-1990) this book is for you...if you're an anime fan, you won't find much of interest. Read full review


Tradition and Reform in the Japanese
The Influence of Foreign Films

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Tadao Sato is one of Japan's most prestigious film critics. He has written on many of the great masters of Japanese cinema--Akira Kurosawa, Yasujiro Ozu, Nagisa Oshima, Shohei Imamura--as well as on Asian and global cinema more generally. He is currently the President of the Japan Academy of Moving Images. Edited by Aruna Vasudev and Latika Padgaonkar. Translated by Brij Tankha.

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