The Most Beautiful

Defining the Most Beautiful: Women in the Films of Kurosawa, 1940-1970 | 18 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

Kurosawa walked a fine line in his treatment and portrayal of women in his films, and he didn’t always walk it without stumbling.

Kurosawa 101: Day One, 1943-1945 | 10 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

Over the next two weeks we will provide a brief introduction to every one of the films that Akira Kurosawa directed, from the obscure to the most celebrated, from Scandal and The Most Beautiful to Seven Samurai and Ran.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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