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Kurosawa, Akira (1910–1988)

  • By: Rayna L. Denison
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

Japanese film director

Akira Kurosawa is credited with single-handedly bringing Japanese film to the notice of the world at large through such films as Rashomon (1950) and Seven Samurai (1954). Kurosawa's leadership in the field of filmmaking has made his work the ...

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