• A Class To Remember

    Mar 1, 2015

    A portrait of quiet hope and self-worth painted with the delicate strokes the director so often uses.

  • About Her Brother

    Feb 15, 2010

    ‘About Her Brother’ showcases Yamada’s deft understanding of the Japanese family, yet has a universality that ensures each significant moment hits home no matter where in the world it is viewed.

  • The Twilight Samurai

    Jun 18, 2015

    Nominated for an Academy Award and sweeping the board at the Japanese equivalent of ‘The Oscars’, Yoji Yamada’s lyrically, tenderly woven tale of dignity is a triumph of substance over action.

  • Tora-San, Our Lovable Tramp

    Jun 15, 2015

    ‘Tora-San, Our Lovable Tramp’ is a fine introduction to a great cinematic series, one which should be appreciated worldwide.