Orca’s still a huge fan of Toshiro Mifune. Of course, and who isn’t? This man, a force of nature rather than merely an actor, was repesenting the Japanese cinema like no other. He was the personified samurai, he’s the man we have in mind whenever we think about what a samurai is. Particularly strong were his unforgettable collaborations with worldfamous director Akira Kurosawa.
So I can hardly wait for ‘Mifune’, the new documentary about his life and work to come out:
More about Mifune as actor:
… and genious visionary Kurosawa: