Rashomon and Subjective Reality

With a 98% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, Rashomon defied many expectations with its groundbreaking storytelling mechanism that shot Japanese cinema to international stardom for the first time in history. Before Rashomon, the West had no clue about Japanese films.  In this 1950 film directed by Akira Kurosawa, the theme of justice is explored from the … Continue reading Rashomon and Subjective Reality