Sepia Saturday

This week’s Sepia Saturday prompt sent me looking for favourite old movie photos. I’m sharing images of some favourite international directors: Ozu and Kurosawa from Japan and Sacha Guitry of France. You can find my reviews of Ozu films here, Kurosawa films here, and Guitry films here.

The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail

Directed by Kurosawa, The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail (1945) follows a group of seven samurai warriors t who dress as monks to travel through their enemy’s checkpoint. Adapted from classic story that both Noh and Kabuki theatre had covered, Kurosawa adds a comical character, a self-described blockhead who’s a porter taking the same … Continue reading The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail