Ran - Renegade Cut
by Renegade Cut
Leon Thomas devotes this video essay to Akira Kurosawa’s Ran, discussing setting, characters, color design, and cinematography in order to demonstrate how Kurosawa loosely yet successfully adapted the film from Shakespeare’s King Lear.
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