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Author: Jeff Ewing

Date: October 31, 2019

Original Source: Forbes

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[Interview] Prolific Horror Auteur Takashi Miike Discusses Films, Career

It’s Halloween, the spookiest of holidays, and while there are many influential directors of horror films none are as prolific as Japanese auteur Takashi Miike. In his over 100-film directorial career since 1991, Miike’s filmography has spanned horror (Audition, Ichi the Killer), samurai cinema (13 Assassins, Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai), children’s films (Zebraman), yakuza epics (Dead or Alive), and even a musical-horror-comedy (The Happiness of the Katakuris). Last month the horror auteur was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at genre-festival Fantastic Fest, and his newest film First Love premiered September 27th. I interviewed the genre-spanning horror icon about his career.

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