looking for articles on Miike

Tom Mes china_crisis at hotmail.com
Tue Jan 10 11:16:04 EST 2006

Hi Colin,

Have a look at this essay by one of your countrymen as well. Not sure if it 
does what you want it to do, but as with Aaron's excellent article, it does 
attempt to show there's a bit of substance to the issue:

Not sure if you're going to convince your television broadcaster, though. 
Gratuitous violence is just too good a subject.


>From: Colin Geddes <ultra8 at sympatico.ca>
>Reply-To: KineJapan at lists.acs.ohio-state.edu
>To: KineJapan at lists.acs.ohio-state.edu
>Subject: looking for articles on Miike
>Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2006 00:09:50 -0500
>Hi All,
>I am looking for some articles on Takeshi Miike to prove to a  television 
>broadcaster that the violence in his films are not  gratuitous. Of course, 
>I already have Tom Mes' book, but was  wondering if members on this list 
>might be able to direct me to any  other sources to build an argument.
>I think I would have a hell of a hard time with ICHI, but could  possibly 
>make a decent case for AUDITION.
>Thanks in advance,
>Colin Geddes

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