Akira Kurosawa


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Noun1.Akira Kurosawa - Japanese filmmaker noted for blending Japanese folklore with western styles of acting (1910-1998)
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The actor actually began his career in samurai and war films, starring notably in the Akira Kurosawa classic Seven Samurai, alongside Ishiro Honda's WWII film 'Eagle of the Pacific', who later went on to direct the first 'Godzilla' and spotted how energetic Nakajima was on set, realising he was the perfect pick to play the film's monstrous star.
Nakajima started off as a stunt actor in samurai and war films including "Seven Samurai" by Akira Kurosawa, the BBC said.
Air Marshal ( Retd) Naresh Verma, director of India International Centre says, " We are marking the 400th death anniversary of Shakespeare by screening six Shakespeare film adaptations by diverse directors like Basil Dearden , Grigori Kozintsev and Iosef Shapiro , Akira Kurosawa and Roman Polanski.
Most of what I learned was through watching films and reading about film makers such as Yasujiro Ozu, Satyajit Ray and Akira Kurosawa," says Saleh.
com)-- Akira Kurosawa, one of the most influential filmmakers of all time, has been honored with the launch of the Anaheim University Akira Kurosawa School of Film.
It has shown the works of some of the world's greatest filmmakers from Akira Kurosawa to Stanley Kubrick.
Chinese composer Xiao Yings' short composition, The Cloud on the Wishful Side, sounded like something from an Akira Kurosawa movie, although parts of it reminded me of the 2003 South Korean film, Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter.
Of the many films directed by Akira Kurosawa, his twelfth feature film (1951) [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Hakuchi) is perhaps the most ill fated.
Replying to a question that whether Japanese directors are reworking on the classical works of the legendary directors like Kinoshita Keisuke, Ozu, Akira Kurosawa and Kenji Mizoguchi, Mr.
Chinese martial arts and horror); and classic filmmakers such as Jean Cocteau, Akira Kurosawa, and Jean-Luc Godard.
Inspirada en el filme homonimo de Akira Kurosawa, quien a su vez se baso en cuentos de Ry nosuke Akutagawa, Rashomon conjunta un grupo de jovenes actores cuya extraccion teatral se observa diversa, pero a quienes el director intenta homologar tonalmente forjando un transcurso teatral de persuasivo ritmo.
The aesthete in question is, of course, Akutagawa himself, best known now, perhaps, as the author of "Rashomon," the story upon which Akira Kurosawa based his film of the same name.