24 Frames

Justin Bowyer24 Frames: The Cinema of Japan and Korea – Wallflower commissioned me as editor of this book, the fourth volume in the 24 Frames series of studies of national and regional cinema, to help craft a series of essays focusing on the vibrancy of the Japanese and Korean cinematic landscapes. Each of the 24 essays approached an individual film, together offering a unique introduction to the cinematic output of the two countries.

24 Frames: The Cinema of Japan and Korea is available from Amazon.co.uk

Both of these often intertwined and interrelated national cinemas have a grand heritage and an enormous gift to offer world audiences. If this book can go some way towards making an initial introduction or whetting a collective appetite to explore further or view a greater diversity of films, then its job is done…