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Directory of World Cinema : Japan 2.

Author/Creator:
Berra, John.
Publication:
Bristol : Intellect Books Ltd, 2012.
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Book
1 online resource (377 pages)
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1st ed.
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Subjects:
Motion pictures -- Japan -- History.
Motion pictures -- Japan -- Reviews.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
Building on and bringing up to date the material presented in the first instalment of Directory of World Cinema: Japan, this volume continues the exploration of the enduring classics, cult favourites and contemporary blockbusters of Japanese cinema with new contributions from leading critics and film scholars. Accompanying the critical essays in this volume are more than 150 new film reviews, complemented by full-colour film stills, and significantly expanded references for further study. From the Golden Age to the film festival favourites of today, Directory of World Cinema: Japan 2 completes this comprehensive treatment of a consistently fascinating national cinema.
Contents:
FrontCover
Title
Copyright
Contents
Acknowledgements
Introduction by the Editor
Film of the Year
Sawako Decides
Festival Focus
JAPAN CUTS
Industry Spotlight
Interview with John Williams
Cultural Crossover
Japanese Cinema and Bunraku Puppetry
Japanese Cinema and Photography
Scoring Cinema
Kikujiro
Stardom and Cinema
Kinuyo Tanaka
Directors
Kiyoshi Kurosawa
Tetsuya Nakashima
Naoko Ogigami
Hiroshi Shimizu
Shuji Terayama
Alternative Japan
Essay
Reviews
Anime / Animation
Essay
Reviews
Chambara / Samurai Cinema
Essay
Reviews
Contemporary Blockbusters
Essay
Reviews
J-Horror / Japanese Horror
Essay
Reviews
Jidai-geki / Period Drama
Essay
Reviews
Nuberu bagu/ The Japanese New Wave
Essay
Reviews
Seishun eiga / Japanese Youth Cinema
Essay
Reviews
Shomin-geki / Lower Class Life
Essay
Reviews
Yakuza / Gangster
Essay
Reviews
Recommended Reading
Japanese Cinema Online
Test Your Knowledge
Notes on Contributors
Filmography
BackCover.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Berra, John Directory of World Cinema: Japan 2
ISBN:
9781841505985
9781841505510
OCLC:
818819132