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Avalanche

1937

Avalanche Poster
  • One of the least appealing Naruse films... He doesn’t devise a good way to handle these flat, message-bearing characters devoid of mystery. His visual style is unusually fluid and beautiful here, evoking the space between characters and stripping away decor for a minimalist effect. But the poetic ambience has nothing much to attach to.