Akira Kurosawa: Capturing Movement

Here is a great video that attempts to analyse the work of a master mind and one of the most important visual story tellers in cinema history. It attempts well.

https://vimeo.com/122702786

Tony Zhou carefully breaks some down scenes from Kurosawa classics and explains how the Director played with movement. Not restricting himself to the movement of characters but also the motion in the background and the foreground which gives us a deeply moving cinematic sensation. Every shot, every scene and every sequence was carefully designed by Kurosawa to affect the audience mind in a way that he wanted. Throwing some light upon this, the video also gives a little brief on Kurosawa’s editing style.

Advertisements

About Ronak Kamat

Writer, filmmaker, photographer. View all posts by Ronak Kamat

Share your views

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: