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Mark Kermode introduces Rashomon
Mark Kermode introduces Rashomon

Mark Kermode introduces Rashomon 2016

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Mark Kermode introduces Rashomon 2016

2 mins United Kingdom Director. Nick Freand Jones

Film critic Mark Kermode highlights Akira Kurosawa's 1950 classic, the film that introduced Japanese cinema to international audiences and a rare film whose own title has entered popular parlance.

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Nick Freand Jones

Featuring

Mark Kermode

Genres

Short documentary

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Mark Kermode Introduces

Released

2016

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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