Where Forgotten Films Dwell

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Wednesday, April 6, 2011

New Video: 歌麿をめぐる五人の女 Utamaro and His Five Women (1946)

Well folks, I just posted a new film on my youtube account. It's Kenji Mizoguchi's "Utamaro and His Five Women." Here's the link to part one:

Long time readers may remember that I wrote about this film on this very blog almost a year ago!

Here's the link to the article:


So I hope that you all will watch this film and enjoy this rare classic from one of the true masters of Japanese cinema!

Nathanael Hood


  1. Thanks again Nathanael, I've really got to see these.
    This Youtube channel was a great idea, in fact I would like to post a link to it on my blog, if you don't mind...

  2. Oh, please do!

    I just want to spread the love, man!

  3. Well, i've posted a short post with the first parts of the video's embedded and with links to the reviews of the two films!
    If you want me to add anything else, just let me know...

  4. Nathanial,
    Thanks for revisiting it for those of us new to your blog.
    I've bookmarked the link and I promise to give it a go soon.

  5. You're more than welcome! I hope that you will love this rare masterpiece by one of the godfathers of Japanese cinema!