Akira Kurosawa

Akira Kurosawa

Master of Cinema

Book - 2010
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Cowie shows how film director Akira Kurosawa took the samurai genre to its apogee in such films as Yojimbo and Seven Samurai, his predilection for the historical film and the importance of the traditional in his work. He also looks at Kurosawa's adaptations of Shakespeare and his examination of our everyday lives.
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli, 2010.
ISBN: 9780847833191
0847833194
Branch Call Number: 791.4302 KUROSAWA
Characteristics: 301 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm.

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