Akira Kurosawa (1910 - 1998)


Books on Akira Kurosawa
Peter Cowie
Akira Kurosawa, Master of cinema
New York, NY; Paris; London; Milan, 2010

Bert Cardullo
Out of Asia, The films of Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray, Abbas Kiraostami, and Zhang Yimou : essays and interviews
Newcastle, 2008

Bert Cardullo (ed.)
Akira Kurosawa, Interviews
Jackson, 2008
Books with substantial mentioning of Akira Kurosawa
John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume I
New York, NY, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 2. Directors
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Andrew Sarris (editor)
The St. James Film Directors Encyclopedia
Detroit - New York - Toronto - London, 1998

Judy Stone
Eye on the World, Conversations with International Filmmakers
Los Angeles, 1997

Hans Beerekamp, Peter van Bueren, Jan Heijs (redactie)
Jaarboek Film 1981
Bussum, 1981

Peter Cowie (ed.)
50 Major Filmmakers
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1975
Books with an entry on Akira Kurosawa
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003
Interviews
Tony Rayns, Kurosawa the last emperor, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 7, 2010 pp. 32-34
Donald Richie, Kurosawa on Kurosawa, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 7, 2010 pp. 34-37
Articles on Akira Kurosawa
Gerhard Midding, VerfŘhrerisch virtuos, in: epd Film, nr. 11, 2011 pp. 18-22
Alexander Jacoby, Disputed territories, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 7, 2010 pp. 38-40
Stuart Galbraith IV, Misadventures in Hollywood, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 7, 2010 pp. 40-41
Tony Rayns, The misfit, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 7, 2010 pp. 42
Stephen Prince, Genre and Violence in the Work of Kurosawa and Peckinpah, in: Yvonne Tasker (ed.), Action and Adventure Cinema, London and New York, 2004
Author:Gerhard Midding
Title:VerfŘhrerisch virtuos
in:
Magazine:epd Film
Nr.:11
Year:2011
Pp:18-22
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Akira Kurosawa
Author:Tony Rayns
Title:Kurosawa the last emperor
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:7
Year:2010
Pp:32-34
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Akira Kurosawa
Author:Donald Richie
Title:Kurosawa on Kurosawa
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:7
Year:2010
Pp:34-37
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Akira Kurosawa
Author:Alexander Jacoby
Title:Disputed territories
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:7
Year:2010
Pp:38-40
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Yoidore tenshi
Nora inu
Related person:   Akira Kurosawa
Author:Stuart Galbraith IV
Title:Misadventures in Hollywood
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:7
Year:2010
Pp:40-41
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Akira Kurosawa
Author:Tony Rayns
Title:The misfit
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:7
Year:2010
Pp:42
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Akira Kurosawa
Author:Stephen Prince
Title:Genre and Violence in the Work of Kurosawa and Peckinpah
in:Yvonne Tasker (ed.), Action and Adventure Cinema, London and New York, 2004
Pp:331-344
Illustrations:  no
Related persons:   Akira Kurosawa
Sam Peckinpah




Akira Kurosawa
* March 23, 1910 Tokyo, Japan
ć September 6, 1998 Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan


Films

1996

Last Man Standing

1991

Hachi-gatsu no ky˘shikyoku

1990

Dreams

1985

Ran

1980

Kagemusha

1965

Akahige

1964

The Outrage
Per un pugno di dollari

1961

Y˘jinb˘

1960

Warui yatsu hodo yoku nemuru
The Magnificent Seven

1957

Kumonosu-j˘

1954

Shichinin no samurai

1952

Ikiru

1950

Rash˘mon

1949

Nora inu

1948

Yoidore tenshi

1946

Waga seishun ni kuinashi


Imdb: 0000041