Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Waiting on the Weather in the Globe and Mail

In the book section of the Globe and Mail, Gail Singer reviews Waiting on the Weather: Making Movies with Akira Kurosawa by Teruyo Nogami. Here's an excerpt:

What is so startling about this account is its homey, accessible matter-of-factness. There isn't a note of tension, anxiety or breathlessness. Would Kurosawa have been okay with it? Probably not, as the author herself concedes.

The entire review is online here.