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Films By Kenji Shimomura

From the Stone Age and masterpieces of the early Sung Dynasty we follow the progress of the potter's art in Japan to the elaborate porcelain produced today. ... Read more
Motivated by the spread of Buddhism, Japanese culture of the 12th-15th centuries was highly representational. Architecture, painting and sculpture are presented, with emphasis on the tortuous use of wood in statues of various gods. ... Read more
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