Melodramas

A Mirror of Britain?
A Mirror of Britain?
A Mirror of Britain? 310565 AMX 315/316 Final Essay The decline of Britain from 1945 to the present had a great affect on the way the country was portrayed through films and cinema during that time period. Post-war Britain and the political aspects of the country directly affected how and what the film industry produced. Through each period of time up until the present, a certain type of film emerged to accompany the present attitude in Great Britain. Cinema in the UK was disrupted by World War
Yasujiro Ozu (1903--1963)
Yasujiro Ozu (1903--1963)
Yasujiro Ozu (1903--1963) In the film industry nobaody (except avant garde filmmakers) has developed a style as different as Yasujiro Ozu. He said of his own work, I have formulated my own directing style in my head, proceeding without any unnecessary imitation of others. His films are like experimental films, but on the other hand most of his films are about the ordinary lifes of japanese people. His films are reflecting japanese mores and mostly lower-middle class family lives. He first ent