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Behind the Pink Curtain: The Complete History of Japanese Sex Cinema

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Behind the Pink Curtain takes the reader on a wild joy ride deep into the hinterlands of Japanese culture, society and radical politics by way of the weird but wonderful world of the Pink Film and Roman Porno genres. Behind the Pink Curtain focuses on the art and industry of one of the most notorious sectors of Japanese filmmaking, the erotic Pink Film, or pinku eiga genre ...more
Paperback, 415 pages
Published November 3rd 2008 by FAB Press (first published September 18th 2008)
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Tom Newth
Feb 15, 2016 rated it liked it
a remarkable feat of research and collation, clearly presented and well- contextualized (although with an exaggerated tendency to synopsise). surely it won't be bettered (even if it misses out on the interesting end of wakamatsu's career)
Ad Blankestijn
The best introduction to the subject, lavishly illustrated.
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