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The Japanese Film: Art and Industry. (Expanded Edition)

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Publisher Comments:

Tracing the development of the Japanese cinema from 1896 (when the first Kinetoscope was imported) through the golden ages of film in Japan up to today, this work reveals the once flourishing film industry and the continuing unique art of the Japanese film. Now back in print with updated sections, major revaluations, a comprehensive international bibliography, and an exceptional collection of 168 stills ranging over eight decades, this book remains the unchallenged reference for all who seek a broad understanding of the aesthetic, historical, and economic elements of motion pictures from Japan.

Synopsis:

"The definitive study in any Western language of the Japanese cinema. The Anderson-Richie book has classic status."--David Bordwell, University of Wisconsin at Madison

Product Details

ISBN:
9780691007922
With:
Richie, Donald
Designed:
Kurosawa, Akira
With:
Richie, Donald
Author:
Richie, Donald
Author:
Anderson, Joseph L.
Author:
Kurosawa, Akira
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Location:
Princeton, N.J. :
Subject:
History
Subject:
Film - General
Subject:
Film - History & Criticism
Subject:
Motion pictures
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Motion picture plays
Subject:
Motion picture plays -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Film & Video - History & Criticism
Subject:
Art and architecture
Subject:
Film Studies
Subject:
Motion pictures -- Japan -- History.
Subject:
Film and Television-History and Criticism
Subject:
Film Stu
Subject:
Dies
Subject:
Art
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Expanded ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no 9
Publication Date:
February 1983
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
8.44x5.43x1.35 in. 1.35 lbs.

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"The definitive study in any Western language of the Japanese cinema. The Anderson-Richie book has classic status."--David Bordwell, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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