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July 20, 2005

Naked Island UK DVD

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The DVD of Kaneto Shindo's elegant film poem, Naked Island, has now been released in the UK by the fine folks at Eureka/Masters of Cinema Collection, which includes an essay that I had written on the creative (and philosophical) influence of the atomic bombing on the Hiroshima-native filmmaker and in particular, its implicit manifestation in this elegiac and deeply moving pure film.

Posted by acquarello on Jul 20, 2005 | | Filed under 2005, Quick Notes