Bunraku masters of Japanese puppet theater /

Born in Osaka some 300 years ago, Japanese puppet theater-Bunraku-is a stunning yet refined spectacle. This program presents the story of Bunraku through two of its greatest masters, puppeteer Tamao Yoshida and chanter Sumitayu Takemoto. Brought together for the last performance of the 20th century,... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., Mico/NHK Enterprises.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2001.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.