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Censorship of Japanese films during the U.S. occupation of Japan : the cases of Yasujiro Ozu and Akira Kurosawa

Author: Lars-Martin Sorensen
Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2009.
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Investigates how Japanese fiction films produced during the American occupation (1945-1952) subverted occupation film censorship. This book focuses on the films of Yasujiro Ozu and Akira Kurosawa. It  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Yasujirō Ozu; Akira Kurosawa; Akira Kurosawa; Yasujirō Ozu; Akira Kurosawa; Yasujiro Ozu
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lars-Martin Sorensen
ISBN: 9780773446731 0773446737
OCLC Number: 427645026
Description: iii, 338 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Framing the occupied mindset: the core audience --
Players in the arena of censorship --
Directing the national family: the occupation films of Yasujiro Ozu --
No regrets for whose youth?: the occupation films of Akira Kurosawa --
Narrowing the concentric circles: results and perspectives.
Other Titles: Censorship of Japanese films during the United States occupation of Japan
Responsibility: Lars-Martin Sorensen ; with a foreword by Stephen Prince.

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"Sorensen argues that many filmmakers sought out subtle forms of resistance, oblique ways of countering or questioning the censors and the larger project of the occupation that lay behind them. By Read more...

 
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