By John Berra

ISBN-10: 184150551X

ISBN-13: 9781841505510

construction on and citing thus far the cloth provided within the first installment of listing of worldwide Cinema: Japan, this quantity maintains the exploration of the long-lasting classics, cult favorites, and modern blockbusters of jap cinema with new contributions from top critics and picture students. one of the additions to this quantity are in-depth remedies of 2 formerly unexplored genres—youth cinema and movies depicting lower-class settings—considered along discussions of renowned narrative kinds, together with J-Horror, samurai cinema, anime, and the japanese New Wave.Accompanying the serious essays during this quantity are greater than a hundred and fifty new movie reports, complemented by way of full-colour movie stills, and considerably multiplied references for extra examine. From the Golden Age to the movie competition favourites of this present day, listing of worldwide Cinema: Japan 2 completes this complete therapy of a regularly interesting nationwide cinema.

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