Kagemusha is one of the greatest movies ever made, and only one of the tens of great movies Kurosawa made in his illustrious career. In this video I go through the filmmaking and cinematography techniques Akira Kurosawa used to realize his grand vision. Further viewing: Focal lengths used by Akira Kurosawa Analysis of Rashomon
Why is Rashomon the ultimate art film? And what really happened that afternoon – with clues from Kurosawa!
Is there any way on earth that one can develop one’s own movie style? Let’s find out.