duminică, 19 noiembrie 2017

Welcome to 2030. I Own Nothing, Have No Privacy, and Life Has Never Been Better

A possible scenario for the 2030.

marți, 14 noiembrie 2017

Ichiban utsukushiku (1944) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Takashi Shimura, Sôji Kiyokawa, Ichirô Sugai, Takako Irie. During World War II, the management of a war industry of optical instruments for weapons requests an effort from the workers to increase the productivity during four months. The target for male workers is an increase of 100% of the production, but the female workers, led by the dedicated Tsuru Watanabe, ask the direction to surpass their goal from 50% to 70%. During the period, the women have to ...

luni, 13 noiembrie 2017

Stray Dog (1949) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Awaji, Eiko Miyoshi. During a sweltering summer, a rookie homicide detective tries to track down his stolen Colt pistol.

duminică, 12 noiembrie 2017

The Quiet Duel (1949)

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Miki Sanjô, Kenjirô Uemura. A surgeon gets syphilis from a patient when he cuts himself during an operation. The doctor's life is destroyed, but unlike the patient, he doesn't destroy others along with him.

No regrets for my youth (1946)

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Setsuko Hara, Susumu Fujita, Denjirô Ôkôchi, Haruko Sugimura. The daughter of a politically disgraced university professor struggles to find a place for herself in love and life, in the uncertain world of Japan leading into WWII.

luni, 6 noiembrie 2017

Subarashiki nichiyôbi (1947) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Isao Numasaki, Chieko Nakakita, Atsushi Watanabe, Zekô Nakamura. Yuzo and his fiancée Masako spend their Sunday afternoon together, trying to have a good time on just thirty-five yen. They manage to have many small adventures, especially because Masako's optimism and belief in dreams is able to lift Yuzo from his realistic despair.

David Grimal et Les Dissonance perform Beethoven's 7th symphony and Stravinsky's "Les Sacre" without a conductor

concert enregistré à la Philharmonie de Paris (Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie) le 26 octobre 2017

sâmbătă, 4 noiembrie 2017

The Men Who Tread on the Tiger's Tail (1945) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Denjirô Ôkôchi, Susumu Fujita, Ken'ichi Enomoto, Masayuki Mori. A Japanese general and his men disguise themselves as monks in order to pass an enemy border patrol.