About the film
Chambara : The Art of Japanese Swordplay
Release Date: October 18, 2015
|Production Companies||:||Yoshimoto Kogyo Co., Ltd.|
Veteran director Nakajima Sadao examines the appeal, background, Japanese context and transition of chambara, or period sword fighting and samurai, films in Kyoto. Not only interviews with actors, choreographers and critiques are included, but the director orchestrates an original chambara scene for the documentary.