Screening report on either Seven summurai, Wooden Camera or Totsi
...Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai Although Akira Kurosawa, born in 1910, in Tokyo, Japan, began his directing career in 1943 with the film titled Sanshiro Sugata (The Judo Story, 1943) (Cook, 1996, 833). He made his transition to directing after working as a storyboard artist (IMDB, 2008). It was in the aftermath of World War II that director Akira Kurosawa stepped into directing limelight with films like Rashomon (1950), The Seven Samurai (1954), and other great films originating from his own sense of Japanese nationalism (DeNitto and Herman, 1975, 244). If we look at Kurosawa’s many films from the analyst’s perspective, we can, without prompting from film critics or historians... 230179Film Analysis:...