Kurosawa Color

Philip Brubaker devotes this video essay to Akira Kurosawa’s color films, analyzing how the director employed his knowledge of color theory from his background as a painter, to imbue his films with symbolic meaning and draw the audience’s attention to important details within the frame.  


Videos: 223

Akira Kurosawa: Style & Technique

Case Studies: Storytelling Through Color

Akira Kurosawa