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Japanese cinema was very focused on capturing both the ordinary and the extraordinary, so a lot of the things that we captured tended to be existentialist, as well. In the films, there were influences by Camus or Sartre, different philosophers. In the theater, we referred to Brecht, so in that sense there was a lot of inclination towards existentialism and extraordinary references were very ...
After the embarrassing grilling by Kurosawa on the set of Seven Samurai, the then 19 year old Nakadai decided to work very hard on his acting skills so as to be able to reject any future offer by the director. The part in question was an uncredited extra with a few seconds on screen and Nakadai never found out why he was not simply replaced by another actor.
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