Zen and 'cultural studies' group-think
Wed Sep 1 04:28:54 EDT 1999
>I don't feel I can add much to the facts about Zen and Japanese film, but
>in discussing it, I wonder how much Japanese film criticism itself
>considers matters of religion when discussing certain directors.
This is one interesting issue because, to bring up the Shinto problem
again, I have the feeling (I've taken no statistics) that Japanese
criticism has said a lot more about the relationship between film and
Shinto/animism than about film and Buddhism.
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