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NIKKATSU Sadao Yamanaka

The brief but prodigious career of Japanese director SadaoYamanaka resulted in a catalogue of work characterisedby an elegant and unforced visual style, fluid editing, and a beautiful attention to naturalistic performances. Although he made 22 films over a six-year period (before dying on the frontline of WWII aged 29), only three of them.