Akira Kurosawa’s Self-Sacrificial Doctors [Video Essay]

Within Akira Kurosawa’s humanist ideals and disdain towards a cynical postwar Japan, the doctors of Kurosawa’s filmography represent an unrelenting self-sacrificial and paternalist doctrine for living in service of others over the self. Watch our first-ever video essay regarding this topic on our new YouTube channel. Please consider liking, commenting and subscribing as well.

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