Currents in Japanese Cinema

Currents in Japanese Cinema

Tadao Sato / May 30, 2020

Currents in Japanese Cinema None

  • Title: Currents in Japanese Cinema
  • Author: Tadao Sato
  • ISBN: 9780870118159
  • Page: 215
  • Format: Paperback
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    1. Tadao Sato is an authority on Japanese cinema and somewhat of an intellectual outsider in Japan. The translator’s (Gregory Barrett) introduction to his fascinating book, Currents in Japanese Cinema (1982), says that he never went to college and began writing when he was working for the phone company. Most of the essays are from his first book, The Intellectual History of Japanese Film (Nihon eiga shiso-shi). Thus, he doesn’t have the baggage that most Japanese intellectuals have who have wri [...]

    2. An excellent and informative book on Japanese cinema, written by Tadao Sato, who Donald Richie considered to be the greatest Japanese film critic. No, he's not a stylist like Ebert, and deals more with the historical and cultural significance of films than with their aesthetics, but Sato's depth of knowledge of film and -- most importantly -- of the circumstances in which they were created make this a must-read for Westerners interested in Japanese film, especially in how the Japanese regard the [...]

    3. If you are interested in classic Japanese cinema (1945-1990) this book is for youif you're an anime fan, you won't find much of interest.

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