DA – The Hidden Fortress

Harrison Thomas

Hey hey, I made a 10 minute podcast describing my experience with Akira Kurosawa’s film ‘The Hidden Fortress’. I personally loved this film and had a great time experiencing it. This experience has certainly broadened my views on films from other cultures, making me want to seek out films from other countries. Enjoy…

I came into this film with an open mind. Embracing all aspects of Japanese culture as much as I could. I had issues regarding subtitles and as you might hear in the podcast, trouble with the pronunciation of certain names. I’ve never watched a Japanese film, apart from some anime. I stay inside my cultural bubble and don’t usually search for anything to get me out of my comfort zone. After some research, I began to see the connection between Kurosawa’s films and some of the most well known western films today, such as Star Wars…

View original post 536 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s