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by Kenji
Click on Read More and the green links. Crazed Fruit . One of the glories of Mubi is the number of superb lists. Japan has been very well served. and by people who know the subject better than i do. So, i thought this collection deserves its own list. Among my own lists, there’s Kenji’s Japanese Canon (an introductory overview), Mizoguchi Revered, Directors round Mizoguchi (for anyone interested in my favourite director), Yoshida, Essential Samurai Films, 5 Heroines of Japan’s Golden Age, How Hara Setsuko Stole Our Hearts, Kenji’s Japanese Art Gallery, Films about Japanese Cinema. Venimos Los Jodimos Y Nos Fuimos: (in Spanish) Entre… Read more

Click on Read More and the green links. Crazed Fruit .

One of the glories of Mubi is the number of superb lists. Japan has been very well served. and by people who know the subject better than i do. So, i thought this collection deserves its own list.

Among my own lists, there’s
Kenji’s Japanese Canon (an introductory overview),
Mizoguchi Revered,
Directors round Mizoguchi (for anyone interested in my favourite director),
Yoshida,
Essential Samurai Films,
5 Heroines of Japan’s Golden Age,
How Hara Setsuko Stole Our Hearts,
Kenji’s Japanese Art Gallery,
Films about Japanese Cinema.

Venimos Los Jodimos Y Nos Fuimos: (in Spanish) Entre Geishas, Samurais, Monstruos y Yakuzas
Entre Geishas, Samurais, Monstruos y Yakuzas te Veas: La Antologia en Video . This is an incredible resource of videos of a large number of classic films in full, with collection of colourful posters too.

Frank W: Japanese Documentaries
Japanese Cinema of the 1920s
Japanese Cinema of the 1930s
Japanese Cinema of the 1980s
Japanese Cinema of the 1990s
Japanese Cinema of the 2000’s
Japanese Cinema of the 2010s .

Trolley Freak: Kon Ichikawa, Ranked
Kurosawa, Ranked
Masumura, Ranked
Mizoguchi, Ranked
Naruse, Ranked
Ozu, Ranked .

Mono no Aware: Kabuki, Noh, Bunraku
Incest in Japanese New Wave Cinema
Great Muses of Japanese Cinema
Akira Kurosawa’s Top 100 Films

Apursansar: Apursansar’s Japanese Film Canon
Early Japanese Cinema
Japanese Female Directors
Apursansar’s Top 50 Japanese Films of the 21st Century

Falderal: Watching the Sun Rise from Okinawa to Hokkaido

Cedric: Japan, Cinema and Myself

Kuxa Kanema (aka The Africa Film Project): Underrated Suzuki Seijun

Blue K: Blue K- no eiga no dojo- Blue K’s Japanese Canon

Uzaigaijin: Japanese Movies all time best 200- Kinejun readers

J.D.B: Midnight Eye- Best of the Decade

D.T: Domestic Buddha: The Ozu

Cecil/William Burchett: Shunya Itō

Michael H: Under One Anime Nation

Mike Booth: Nikkatsu Action Cinema

Mark Ayala: Post-War Japan

Dohlallytap’s Affection of Raising Sun

Scorpiorising: Kokoro

Lotte: My Japanese Favourites

Vikram Kamat: One Director, Two Films

Aude Boyer: Japanese Movies All-time Best 200

Gamall: Japanese Film Noir

Tristan P Teshigahara: Toru Takemitsu: The Man who Loved Films

Zachary Curl: Tokyo In/On Film

Erdiawan Putra: Kaidan-Eiga

Mubiey: My Japanese Cinema Canon

Joey Noodles: Noodles’ 50 Favourite Japanese Films

Jez Thursfield: Yasuzo Masumura: The Neglected Director

Ramin S. Khanjan​i: Japanese Cyberpunk
Japanese Amazons

Zachary George Najarian-Najafi: Shohei Imamura

Zachary Phillip Brailsford: Excursions to Japan

Dust in Love: Nippon Nikki

Josh Tierney:Toshiro Mifune’s Memorable Hats

Zerkalo: The Japanese Movie

Charles: Japanese Films I’ve Seen

Verimage: Trips to Japan

Anthony De Luca: A Japanese Film Odyssey

TheDoppelganger: Women of Pinky Violence & Other Japanese Exploitation Films
Japanese Horror

Zeppo: Explore Japanese Cinema

Drolin: Favorite Japanese Cinema

Purisuka: My Favorite Japanese Comedy Films

Pipi: Japanese Essential Movies

Saitosouta: Contemporary Japanese Cinema

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Too many to keep track and mention everyone, sorry, but recommendations welcome.

Floating Clouds

Below are some favourite films, one per director (alphabetically).

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