by Cole Abaius.
The Movie King. The Emperor. Even at their height, words fail to capture the towering legacy of a master like Akira Kurosawa. Growing up with a movie fanatic father, the writer/director was educated with thousands of silent films, and he would go on to make perhaps more masterpieces than any other singular filmmaking force.
With Throne of Blood, Yojimbo, Seven Samurai, Ran, Rashomon and many more, he became immortal.
So here’s a bit of free film school (for fans and filmmakers alike) from a man who had the heart of a child and the mind of a genius.
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