A Hen in the Wind (Kaze no naka no mendori, Japan 1948)

This is the ‘makeweight’ title in the BFI’s double package of Blu-ray/DVD versions of An Autumn Afternoon, the last film by Ozu Yasujiro in 1962. Jonathan Rosenbaum’s essay included in the package makes clear that A Hen in the Wind has been neglected by many critics and considered one of Ozu’s minor works. Ozu himself is… Read More A Hen in the Wind (Kaze no naka no mendori, Japan 1948)