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Benshi

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Benshi | Lunedì 6 ottobre | Giornate del Cinema Muto 2014

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Shoujouji no Tanuki bayashi Ban Danemon Benshi version 證城寺の狸囃子 塙団右衛門

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Kevin Mason - Falling Down (Official Video HD)

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L'ÉTRANGE FORET DE BERT ET JOSÉPHINE Bande Annonce VF ✩ Animation, Famille (2018)

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Pat et Mat déménagent ! Bande-annonce VF

Benshi (弁士) were Japanese performers who provided live narration for silent films. Benshi are sometimes called katsudō-benshi (活動弁士) or katsuben (活弁).
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    • Benshi in other cultures 

    • Modern benshi 

    • New benshi practices