Tuesday, October 12 2010
Through his influences and achievements, Kurosawa became one of the first true international filmmakers, inspiring several generations of filmmakers who would explore notions of genre and identity in film.
Wednesday, March 26 2014
Throne of Blood plays with Noh's frightening incongruity, its delicacy of movement expressing mortifyingly indelicate actions, as when Washizu and Asaji deflate like punctured blow-up dolls as they resolve themselves to treason.
Thursday, October 15 2009
In Throne of Blood, Ambition appears as something outside of the human character that preys upon pride and contributes to the demise of the prideful.