25 Incredible Akira Kurosawa Quotes About Filmmaking

by Peter D. Marshall

by Alison Nastasi.


One of the most revered filmmakers in the history of cinema, and one who helped bring international attention to Japanese filmmaking, the distinguished Akira Kurosawacontinues to influence moviemaking the world over. The Seven Samurai and Yojimbo director would have celebrated a birthday today, and to honor his memory, we’re revisiting some of his most compelling quotes about filmmaking.

Through Kurosawa’s words, many of which come from the insightful Something Like An Autobiography, we get a feel for his complexity, incredible technique, passion, the poetry of his process, and profound philosophy.

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jurgen alan April 5, 2014 at 11:13 PM

hey Peter awesome post ! Kurosawa’s work has been a massive influence on my life as a Director and he remains for the best ever Director . what Bethoven was to music, he was to film !

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