Japanese Modernism Across Media

References and Related Sources


Atkinson, Michael. "Late Spring: Home with Ozu." The Criterion Collection. April 17, 2012. Accessed December 05, 2016. https://www.criterion.com/current/posts/421-late-spring-home-with-ozu.


Bordwell, David. "Tokyo Story: Compassionate Detachment." The Criterion Collection. November 18, 2013. Accessed December 05, 2016. https://www.criterion.com/current/posts/301-tokyo-story-compassionate-detachment.


Burch, Noël. "16. Ozu Yasujiro." In To the Distant Observer: Form and Meaning in the Japanese Cinema, 154-85. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1979.


Jiang, Wen. "Mu - “Wa” Culture in Yasujiro Ozu's Films." Journal of Beijing Film Academy, June 2003, 69-73. CNKI.


Lowy, Dina. The Japanese "new Woman": Images of Gender and Modernity. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2007.


Mars-Jones, Adam. Noriko Smiling. London: Notting Hill Editions, 2011.


"Ozu's Life." Ozu's Life. Accessed November 28, 2016. http://www.a2pcinema.com/ozu-san/ozu/life.htm.

Richie, Donald. "Ozu and Setsuko Hara." The Criterion Collection. Accessed December 03, 2016. https://www.criterion.com/current/posts/2258-ozu-and-setsuko-hara.


Richie, Donald. Ozu. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1974.


Wada-Marciano, Mitsuyo. "Mastering Modernity in Ozu's Woman of Tokyo." In Nippon Modern: Japanese Cinema of the 1920s and 1930s, 88-95. Honolulu: University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2008.


"Woman of Tokyo (1933) - Yasujiro Ozu (Ozu-san.com)." Woman of Tokyo (1933) - Yasujiro Ozu (Ozu-san.com). Accessed December 05, 2016. http://www.a2pcinema.com/ozu-san/films/womantokyo.htm.


Woman of Tokyo. Directed by Ozu Yasujirō. Performed by Yashiko Okada and Ureo Egawa. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sa7FEyP4tLU.


Yoshida, Yoshishige. Ozu's Anti-cinema. Ann Arbor: Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 2003.

Further Readings and Resources:

Geist, Kathe. "Yasujiro Ozu: Notes on a Retrospective." Film Quarterly 37, no. 1 (October 01, 1983): 2-9. Accessed October 24, 2016. http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/3697303?ref=search-gateway:3e8782f6436d5ac8d25b9982cb38486f.

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Woman of Tokyo


References and Related Sources