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Bordwell also shows how playful his work really is and how he confounds viewer expectations by breaking his rules occasionally. I agreed to the terms, since I wanted to have this book, for all its faults, available. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

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Ozu and the Poetics of Cinema

In Ozu’s case, he works from a strangely limited tool box with rules on how often shots last, what angles a shot can cut to only multiples of 45how low a camera should be place extremelywhat the basic narratives of a film should be about, to create a very distinctive, and quietly powerful, cinema.


His Life and Films, is also indispensable, but it only focuses on the late films of Ozu. Update 2same day: For example, he uses Woman of Tokyo as a test case of Noel Burch’s arguments of Ozu’s work, since it is the film that he most frequently referred to in his study of the aesthetics of Ozu. The first part of the book focuses on “Problems of Poetics” and is organized into eight chapters: University of Sydney Library.

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Home This editionEnglish, Book, Illustrated edition: Cineka biographical information with discussions of the films’ aesthetic strategies and cultural significance, David Bordwell questions the popular image of Ozu as the traditional Japanese artisan and examines the aesthetic nature and functions of his cinema.

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