Examining Akira Kurosawa’s dazzling films and mysterious past, this new book provides a greater understanding of the director’s genius.
Every writing project has one thing in common—they all start with a single sentence. Writers constantly struggle to answer this question: What is your story about?
From one of the masters of twentieth-century cinema comes an indispensable and entertaining guide to a visionary new form of film-making.
A brilliantly insightful and witty examination of beloved and little-known films, directors, and stars by one of America’s most esteemed critics.
A Los Angeles Times Bestseller