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Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film Enter japan in Search Box; perform a word search for "culture".
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers Overviews, bibliographies, filmographies on 37 Japanese directors.
Historical dictionary of Japanese cinema Print only; Robarts, Vic
World Film Locations: Tokyo Ebook.
United States Occupation of Japan, 1945-1952 (Primary source)
Center for Japanese Studies: Motion Pictures Reprint Series, University of Michigan Library
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