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Search for Japanese Films @ UW

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Background Info

Quick information about films, directors, actors is available in special encyclopedias dealing with Japanese cinema. For more information on doing research on Japanese film see the book, Research Guide to Japanese Film Studies and the Yale University research guide, Japanese Reference Materials for Studying Japanese Cinema at Yale University.

Film Journals

To find out what articles have been published in some Japanese language cinema journals, browse the table of contents provided by the Japanese Film Journal Table of Contents browser. You can also search for articles on Japanese cinema  using the databases listed under the Articles tab on this guide as well as those on the Cinema Studies guide.

Japanese films @ Media Center

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