Directed by Yojiro Takita, this story takes place in the Meiji Era (from 1868 to 1912) and explores the conflict of loyalty with clan, lord, and family.
Last weekend we were present at the 31st European Kendo Championships, in Frankfurt. Congratulations to all the competitors for their performances!
"Sanjuro" (1962), directed by Akira Kurosawa and features his muse, Toshiro Mifune, playing Sanjuro the ronin.
Akira Kurosawa's first major international hit: Rashomon (1950). With an innovative narrative structure, we are shown that truth is something very relative.
The second film in the Lone Wolf and Cub series, directed once again by Kenji Misumi and starring the great Tomisaburo Wakayama.
Based on the successful manga by Kazuo Koike and artist Goseki Kojima, The Sword of Vengeance is the first film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series.
Directed by Akira Kurosawa, Yojimbo was a great influence both in Japan and the West.
Winner of 12 Japanese Film Academy Awards, as well as an Academy Award Nominee for Best Foreign Language Film: Twilight Samurai.