A Hundred Years of Japanese Films
by Donald RICHIE (9784770029959)

A Hundred Years of Japanese Films
 
Donald RICHIE
Release Date: 01 Jan 2005
Format: Paperback
Pages: 317
Category: Films, Cinema
Publisher: Bookwise International
ISBN: 9784770029959
ISBN-10: 4770029950



Donald Richie is one of the foremost authorities on Japanese cinema, and has produced several classic works, including books on the world-renowned directors Kurosawa and Ozu. Richie here offers a highly readable insider's look at the achievements of Japanese filmmakers. He begins in the late 1800s, when the incipient industry took its inspiration from the traditional stories of Kabuki and Noh theatre, and finishes with the latest award-winning dramas showcased at Cannes. In between, Richie explores the roots and uniqueness of Japan's contribution to world cinema, illuminates the careers of Japan's rising stars and celebrated directors, and offers a fascinating view of the strategies and politics of the movie studios themselves.

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