HKIFF Directors Series: Kiyoshi Kurosawa

Famed Japanese director Kiyoshi Kurosawa has won countless awards throughout his long career, and is perhaps best known for repeatedly forcing fans of his horror films to sleep with the lights on. He appeared at this year’s HKIFF as one of four auteurs at the helm of “Beautiful 2013”; a collection of short films made specifically for this year’s event. Christopher Mellen sat down with him to discuss his origins in cinema, this project and how his approach to filmmaking has evolved.

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