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Ugetsu monogatari =

Tales of moonlight and rain : a complete English version of the eighteenth-century Japanese collection of tales of the supernatural

by Ueda, Akinari

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Published by C. E. Tuttle in Tokyo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesTales of moonlight and rain.
Statementby Ueda Akinari ; based on the first woodblock edition of 1776 with illustrations and an introduction for Western readers / translated and edited by Leon M. Zolbrod.
SeriesUNESCO collection of representative works, Frye annotated -- no. 1027
ContributionsFrye, Northrop., Zolbrod, Leon M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.U25 Ug4, PL794.8.U35 Ug4, PL794.8 U3513 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination280 p., [5] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22426918M
ISBN 100048231169

  UGETSU MONOGATARI by University of Washington Press. Hardcover $ Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online. Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase. Temporarily Out of Stock Online Publish your book Author: University of Washington Press.   Often appearing on lists of the ten greatest films of all time, called one of the most beautiful films ever made, or the most masterful work of Japanese cinema, Ugetsu comes to us awash in superlatives. No less acclaimed has been its maker, Kenji Mizoguchi: “Like Bach, Titian, and Shakespeare, he is the greatest in his art,” enthused the French critic Jean Douchet; and not far .

By the time he made Ugetsu, Kenji Mizoguchi was already an elder statesman of Japanese cinema, fiercely revered by Akira Kurosawa and other directors of a younger generation. And with this exquisite ghost story, a fatalistic wartime tragedy derived from stories by Akinari Ueda and Guy de Maupassant, he created a touchstone of his art, his long takes and sweeping camera guiding the viewer Actors: Lady Wakasa. Ugetsu. 4, likes 1 talking about this. Ugetsu or Ugetsu Monogatari is a Japanese romantic fantasy film directed by Kenji Mizoguchi and based on.

Read this book on Questia. Born in the merchant city of Osaka in ,Ueda Akinari, the author of Ugetsu monogatari, was a creative figure of unique talent in eighteenth-century died in , in Kyoto -- at that time the capital of the nation. Other articles where Tales of Moonlight and Rain is discussed: Ueda Akinari: he produced Ugetsu monogatari (Tales of Moonlight and Rain). These ghost tales showed a concern for literary style not present in most popular fiction of the time, in which the text was usually simply an accompaniment for the illustrations that formed the main part of the books.


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Ugetsu Monogatari ; Harusame Monogatari book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Ugetsu Monogatari ("Tales of Rain and the Moon") and Harusame Monogatari ("Tales of Spring Rain"), are central to the canon of Japanese literature.

Books by Ueda Akinari/5. Ugetsu Monogatari, then, occupies an important yet often overlooked position between these two moments in Edo literary history.

The collection is the author's best known work. He had previously written two ukiyo zoshi in and a second collection Harusame Monogatari was not printed until (Quelle Wikipedia) Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in.

Ugetsu is a film that separates itself from both period pieces of its time and from Japanese film of any era. It neither has the ferocious, exiting energy that Kurosawa successfully utilized, nor the slow mundane nature that Ozu became known for.

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In "Shiramine," the vengeful ghost of the former emperor Sutoku reassumes the role of king; in "The Chrysanthemum Vow," a faithful revenant fulfills a promise; "The Kibitsu.

Kenji Mizoguchi's "Ugetsu" () tells their stories in one of the greatest of all films -- one which, along with Kurosawa's "Rashomon," helped introduce Japanese cinema to Western audiences.

The heroes are rough-hewn and consumed by ambition, but the film style is elegant and mysterious, and somehow we know before we are told that this is a. Ugetsu Monogatari has been widely acclaimed as a masterpiece of the Japanese cinema since the moment in when its director, Kenji Mizoguchi, won a Format: Paperback.

Ugetsu Monogatari has been widely acclaimed as a masterpiece of the Japanese cinema since the moment in when its director, Kenji Mizoguchi, won a Silver Lion award for the film at the Venice Festival.

Western audiences immediately recognized the pictorial beauty of Ugetsu and the lyrical power of Mizoguchi's camera movements, but most viewers have found the film's narrative elements. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing Ugetsu Monogatari near you.

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Japanese scholars regard it, along with Genji monogatari (The Tale of Genji, early eleventh century) and. Learn about this topic in these articles: basis in book by Ueda Akinari. In Ueda Akinari. Ugetsu monogatari was the basis for the film Ugetsu (), directed by Mizoguchi Kenji.

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The author expressed his complex views on human life and society in simple yet poetic language. With his translation of Ugetsu monogatari, titled Tales of Moonlight and Rain, Chambers aimed to provide th most accurate, comprehensive, and faithful English edition of the work, conveying the meaning of the text while still capturing Akinari's tone and style of writing.

His efforts were rewarded with the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission /5(6). Read "Ugetsu Monogatari or Tales of Moonlight and Rain (Routledge Revivals) A Complete English Version of the Eighteenth-Century Japanese collection of Tales of the Supernatural" by Ueda Akinari available from Rakuten Kobo.

Ugetsu Monogatari, or Tales of Moonlight and Rain numbers among the best-lovBrand: Taylor And Francis. Ugetsu monogatari was not the first Kenji Mizoguchi film to be shown in the West, but it was the first to reveal him to the West as a major artist.

Swiftly establishing itself (especially in France) on many critics' "Ten Best" lists, the film opened the way for the acclamation of the work of Mizoguchi's final period.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Uzuki, Hiroshi.

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