The Complete Existing Films of Sadao Yamanaka

Operating in the 1930s - at the same time as many monoliths of Japanese cinema, Mikio Naruse, Hiroshi Shimizu, Yasujiro Ozu and Kenji Mizoguchi - Sadao Yamanaka has slipped somewhat through the cracks. There are two big reasons for this, and neither constitute esteem. Yamanaka died at war in China…