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Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai • 3h 27m

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    This commentary features the renowned scholars and critics David Desser, Joan Mellen, Stephen Prince, Tony Rayns, and Donald Richie discussing SEVEN SAMURAI’s signature style, historical importance, and ongoing influence. They were recorded individually in 2005 and 2006.

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    This commentary recorded in 1988 features Japanese film expert Michael Jeck, who has lectured on and programmed Japanese film since 1974.

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    Filmed for the Directors Guild of Japan in 1993, this program features director Akira Kurosawa in conversation with his fellow filmmaker Nagisa Oshima. The two speak at length about Kurosawa’s life and career.