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The Resource The samurai films of Akira Kurosawa, by David Desser

The samurai films of Akira Kurosawa, by David Desser

Label
The samurai films of Akira Kurosawa
Title
The samurai films of Akira Kurosawa
Statement of responsibility
by David Desser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desser, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in cinema
Series volume
no. 23
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Samurai films
Label
The samurai films of Akira Kurosawa, by David Desser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [155]-157
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1: Introduction -- Japanese films and the West -- Kurosawa's use of genre -- Kurosawa and American film motifs -- Pt. 2: The Samurai film -- The mythicization of history -- The field of view -- The historical background -- Sign systems -- Genre types; The nostalgic Samurai drama; The anti-feudal Samurai drama; Zen fighters; The sword film -- The mythicization of history and the Samurai film -- Pt. 3: The Samurai films of Akira Kurosawa -- Kurosawa and the West -- The period films of Akira Kurosawa -- The Samurai films; Seven samurai; The hidden fortress; Yojimbo; Sanjuro; Kagemusha -- Pt. 4: Implications for further study
Control code
9828491
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 164 pages
Isbn
9780835714952
Lccn
83015563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)671239
Label
The samurai films of Akira Kurosawa, by David Desser
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [155]-157
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1: Introduction -- Japanese films and the West -- Kurosawa's use of genre -- Kurosawa and American film motifs -- Pt. 2: The Samurai film -- The mythicization of history -- The field of view -- The historical background -- Sign systems -- Genre types; The nostalgic Samurai drama; The anti-feudal Samurai drama; Zen fighters; The sword film -- The mythicization of history and the Samurai film -- Pt. 3: The Samurai films of Akira Kurosawa -- Kurosawa and the West -- The period films of Akira Kurosawa -- The Samurai films; Seven samurai; The hidden fortress; Yojimbo; Sanjuro; Kagemusha -- Pt. 4: Implications for further study
Control code
9828491
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 164 pages
Isbn
9780835714952
Lccn
83015563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)671239

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