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Hundred Years of Japanese Film A Concise History

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ISBN-10: 1568364393

ISBN-13: 9781568364391

Edition: 2012 (Revised)

Authors: Donald Richie, Paul Schrader

List price: $22.00
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The authoritative guide to Japanese film, completely revised and updated.Now available in paperback for the first time,A Hundred Years of Japanese Filmby Donald Richie, the foremost Western expert on Japanese film, gives us an incisive, detailed, and fully illustrated history of the country's cinema.Called "the dean of Japan's arts critics" by Time magazine, Richie takes us from the inception of Japanese cinema at the end of the nineteenth century, through the achievements of Kurosawa, Mizoguchi, and Ozu, then on to the notable works of contemporary filmmakers. This revised edition includes analyses of the latest trends in Japanese cinema, such as the revival of the horror genre, and…    
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Book details

List price: $22.00
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Kodansha International
Publication date: 9/7/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 6.30" wide x 8.82" long x 0.94" tall
Weight: 1.760
Language: English

Paul Schrader is a screenwriter (Taxi Driver, Raging Bull) and director (Affliction, Mishima, American Gigolo). He lives in New York City.