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Kurosawa on Kurosawa

Document author(s):
Donald Richie and Akira Kurosawa
Document source:
Sight and Sound
Document language:
English
Document type:
article
Number of pages:
10
Document name subject:
Akira Kurosawa
Document contains:
production co
Related films:
Film country(ies):
Japan
Film language(s):
Japanese
Film production company:
Daiei Motion Picture Co. Ltd., Kurosawa Productions, Shochiku Kabushiki Kaisha, and Toho Kabushiki Kaisha
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Feature, Historical, Martial arts, Medical, Police, Political, Propaganda, and Romance
Film subject(s):
  • Alcoholics -- Japan -- Drama
  • Bribery -- Japan -- Drama
  • Brigands and robbers -- Japan -- 12th century -- Drama
  • Clerks -- Japan -- Drama
  • Construction industry -- Corrupt practices -- Japan -- Drama
  • Criminal investigation -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Drama
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881. Idiot -- Film and video adaptations
  • Family life -- Japan -- Drama
  • Fear -- Drama
  • Gorky, Maksim, 1868-1936. Na dne -- Film and video adaptations
  • Japan -- History -- 16th century -- Drama
  • Japan -- History -- 1926-1945 -- Drama
  • Journalism -- Japan -- Drama
  • Judo -- History -- Drama
  • Kabuki plays -- Film and video adaptations
  • Libel and slander -- Japan -- Drama
  • Man-woman relationships -- Japan -- Drama
  • Martial artists -- Japan -- 19th century -- Drama
  • Master and servant -- Japan -- 12th century -- Drama
  • Murder -- Japan -- 12th century -- Drama
  • Nuclear weapons testing -- Psychological aspects -- Japan -- Drama
  • People with mental disabilities -- Japan -- Drama
  • Physicians -- Japan -- Drama
  • Police -- Japan -- Drama
  • Political corruption -- Japan -- Drama
  • Princesses -- Japan -- 16th century -- Drama
  • Rape -- Japan -- 12th century -- Drama
  • Samurai -- Japan -- 16th century -- Drama
  • Samurai -- Japan -- 19th century -- Drama
  • Scandals -- Japan -- Drama
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth -- Film and video adaptations
  • Slums -- Japan -- Social conditions -- Drama
  • Soldiers -- Japan -- 16th century -- Drama
  • Storytelling -- Japan -- 12th century -- Drama
  • Terminally ill -- Japan -- Drama
  • Women -- Japan -- Social conditions -- Drama
  • Women employees -- Japan -- Drama
  • Working class -- Japan -- Drama
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Japan -- Drama
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