Bunraku

Bunraku

Film review by: Witney Seibold

Bunraku is a centuries-old form of Japanese puppet theater, that employs all kinds of puppets, wherein the characters are all typically ancient archetypes of Japanese folklore. It shares its roots with Kabuki, as the performances are all highly affected, and the stories are all familiar ancient tales.

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Published in: on September 4, 2011 at 2:45 pm  Leave a Comment  
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