(Note: this article originally appeared here.) October brings a host of new movies and film festivals to Chicago. If you don’t have the time to catch any of those, however, you…
Tag: Akira Kurosawa
Image source. Copyright Daiei Film Company, 1950.
The great Japanese director Akira Kurosawa is best known for his 1954 swashbuckling action hit Seven Samurai. But it was with his 1950 release Rashomon that Kurosawa first found his footing with an international audience.