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Tanaka Kinuyo : nation, stardom and female subjectivity

Author: Irene González-López; Michael Smith
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press Ltd, [2018] ©2018
Series: Edinburgh studies in East Asian film.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Praised as amongst the greatest actors in the history of Japanese cinema, Tanaka Kinuyo's career spanned the industrial development of cinema--from silent to sound, monochrome to colour. Alongside featuring in films by Ozu, Mizoguchi, Naruse and Kurosawa, Tanaka was also the only Japanese woman filmmaker between 1953 and 1962, and her films tackled distinctly feminine topics such as prostitution and breast cancer.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Kinuyo Tanaka; Kinuyo Tanaka
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irene González-López; Michael Smith
ISBN: 9781474409698 1474409695
OCLC Number: 1009277901
Description: xv, 214 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Preface. Light and shadow in the Life of Tanaka Kinuyo / Furukawa Kaoru --
Introduction. Onna Monogatari / Irene González-López and Michael Smith --
1. Dancer, Doctor, Maiden, Mother : Tanaka Kinuyo's Early Star Image / Lauri Kitsnik --
2. Meetings and Partings : How Tanaka's Films End / Alexander Jacoby --
3. Tanaka and Mizoguchi : Politics and Rebellion in the Early Post-war Era / Michael Smith --
4. The First Female Gaze at Post-war Japanese Women : Tanaka Kinuyo, Film Director / Irene González-López and Ashida Mayu --
5. Kinuyo and Sumie : When Women Write and Direct / Ayako Saito --
6. Female Authorship, Subjectivity and Colonial Memory in Tanaka Kinuyo's The Wandering Princess (1960) / Alejandra Armendáriz-Hernández --
7. Panpan Girls, Lesbians and Post-war Women's Communities : Girls of Dark (1961) as Women's Cinema / Yuka Kanno.
Series Title: Edinburgh studies in East Asian film.
Responsibility: edited by Irene González-López and Michael Smith.

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This is the first book in English dedicated to the actress and director Tanaka Kinuyo. Her career overlapped with a transformative period in Japanese history, and this close analysis of her  Read more...

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