By Stephen Prince, Donald Richie
The writer of such undying masterpieces as Rashomon, Ikiru, Seven Samurai, Yojimbo and excessive & Low, Akira Kurosawa is likely one of the so much influential and liked filmmakers who ever lived—and for lots of the best artist the medium has identified. Now, at the celebration of the centenary of his beginning, the Criterion assortment is proud to provide this deluxe field set celebrating his mind-blowing profession. that includes twenty-five of the movies he revamped the process his fifty years in movies—from samurai epics to postwar noirs to Shakespeare adaptations—AK a hundred is the main whole set of his works ever published during this kingdom, and contains 4 infrequent motion pictures that experience by no means been to be had on DVD.
The integrated booklet, 25 motion pictures by means of Akira Kurosawa, is very good. Awkwardly lengthy in measurement yet matches adequately within the linen-bound case. It's approximately ninety pages with an 'intro' entitled Kurosawa at a hundred - via Stephen Prince (The Warrior’s digital camera: The Cinema of Akira Kurosawa) - then 2 pages with pictures on all of the 25 movies with notes back by means of Stephen Prince completing with four pages by way of Donald Richie (The motion pictures of Akira Kurosawa) on 'Remembering Kurosawa'. It's an exceptional continue sake and fascinating analyzing.
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25 Films By Akira Kurosawa by Stephen Prince, Donald Richie