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Japanese Divas.

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Eiga Stars IV :: Hideko Takamine

Our Eiga Stars: Portraits of Japanese Divas in Fan Magazines of the 1950s continues with a look at Hideko Takamine, former child star, muse of Kinoshita and Naruse, and “always, to the Japanese movie-going public,...


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Eiga Stars III :: Kinuyo Tanaka

Our Eiga Stars: Portraits of Japanese Divas in Fan Magazines of the 1950s series continues with a profile of Kinuyo Tanaka, Japan’s most popular actress of the thirties, and later its first-ever female director. Two...


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Periodically Blook will be featuring blog entries drawn from the PFA Library and Film Study Center’s exceptional collection of film-related magazines, press kits, and ephemera. Today we continue our Japanese Divas-related series, which showcases images...


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Periodically Blook will be featuring blog entries drawn from the PFA Library and Film Study Center’s exceptional collection of film-related magazines, press kits, and ephemera. Today’s entry showcases images from the library’s rare holdings of...


Japanese Divas taggers.

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