Tag Archives: Japanese Cinema

Rashomon – Stories, lies, perspectives and human weakness.

 “Human beings are unable to be honest with themselves. Even the character who dies cannot give up his lies. Egotism is a sin [and] the human heart itself is impossible to understand.” Akira Kurosawa speaking about Rashomon. Impossible to belive I know, but I just saw Rashomon for the first time last week. It’s been […]