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新藤兼人 1912-2012

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Onibaba = Demon woman by Kaneto Shindō( Visual )

52 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Japan in the 16th century a time of brutal clan warfare, peasants are driven to desperate remedies to stay alive. A widow and her teenage daughter-in-law, also a widow, are engaged in the practice of killing samurais and stripping them of their armour and valuables to sell to a new breed of capitalist middlemen
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sixteenth century Japan a village potter and his brother-in-law set out for the city to seek their fortunes in the spoils of war. Their neglected wives suffer the bitter consequences of their husbands' ambition as one is murdered by soldiers and the other is raped and becomes a prostitute
Yabu no naka no kuroneko by Kaneto Shindō( Visual )

40 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this poetic and atmospheric horror fable, set in a village in war-torn medieval Japan, a malevolent spirit has been ripping out the throats of itinerant samurai. When a military hero is sent to dispatch the unseen force, he finds that he must struggle with his own personal demons as well. From Kaneto Shindo, director of the terror classic Onibaba, Kuroneko (Black Cat) is a spectacularly eerie twilight tale with a shocking feminist angle, evoked through ghostly special effects and exquisite cinematography
The naked island = Hadaka no shima by Kaneto Shindō( Visual )

64 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story concerns four characters: a farmer, his wife and their two sons. The family engages in a day-to-day struggle with soil and time; the fetching of water from the mainland to irrigate their crops; the hot bath at the end of the day; the tragedy of death; and the night on the town
Kenka erejii = Fighting elegy by Seijun Suzuki( Visual )

6 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High schooler Nanbu Kiroku yearns for the prim, Catholic Michiko, but her only desire is to reform Kiroku's sinful tendencies. Hormones raging, Kiroku channels his unsatisfied lust into the only outlet available: savage, crazed violence
Gunki hatameku moto ni = Under the flag of the rising sun( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in Japanese and English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her husband is court-martialed and executed, a war widow becomes determined to clear her husband's name
Gekidō no Shōwa shi, Okinawa kessen = Battle of Okinawa : a tempestuous annal of the Showa Period( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final stand against the Allied onslaught on Okinawa became the bloodiest battle of the Pacific Theater, as the desperate Japanese Army demonstrates to the Americans what they should expect when they assault the Japanese mainland
Manji by Yasuzō Masumura( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dutiful, unhappy lawyer's wife falls in love with a young, mysterious woman she encounters at an art class. Soon their affair involves her husband and the young woman's impotent lover and together the four slowly descend into web of desire, deceit, blackmail, blood oaths and suicide pacts
Zatoichi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
Genbaku no ko( Visual )

12 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film focuses squarely on the devastation of Hiroshima city by the A-bomb, depicting the people dealing with the aftermath, including a dying girl praying for the humanity's peace and a shoeshine boy working hard for his poor surviving family members. The screenplay was based on the life stories of reallife children who were A-bomb victims
Aru eiga kantoku : Mizoguchi Kenji to Nihon eiga by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in Japanese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shōsetsu Tanaka Kinuyo by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matsuri no koe : aru Amerika imin no ashiato by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tsuihōshatachi : eiga no reddopāji by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yabu no nako no kuroneko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women raped and murdered by samurai assume the forms of vampiric cats and wreak vengeance on the samurai class
Nihon shinario-shi by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jiken( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The body of Sakai Hatsuko, a woman of 23 who has been slain with a knife, is found in a forest. Some days later, Ueda Hiroshi, a 19-year-old shipyard worker, is arrested and charged with the murder. At Ueda's trial, a complex story unfolds
Irezumi = Ci qing( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful young woman is abducted into geisha work and forcibly tattooed with the image of a fearsome spider. Hell-bent on avenging herself on every man who makes a play for her, she takes advantage of her situation to wreak bloody vengeance. --
Sanmon yakusha no shi : shōden Tonoyama Taiji by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shindō Kaneto no sokuseki by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gunki hatameku moto ni = Under the flag of the rising sun
Alternative Names
Kaneto, Shindō

Kaneto Shindō 1912-2012

Kaneto Shindō Japanese film director, screenwriter, film producer, and author.

Kaneto Shindō regista e sceneggiatore giapponese

Kaneto Šindó japonský filmový režisér, scénárista a producent

Shindo, K. 1912-2012

Shindo, Kanehito 1912-2012

Shindō, Kaneto

Shindō Kaneto 1912-2012

Shindō Kaneto japanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Shindō Kaneto Japans filmregisseur (1912-2012)

Sindō, Kaneto

Sindó Kaneto japán rendező, forgatókönyvíró, producer, 1912-2012

Канэто Синдо японский кинорежиссёр, сценарист, продюсер

Կանետո Սինդո

کانه‌تو شیندو

სინდო კანეტო

신도 가네토

신도 카네토 1912-2012

신도우 가네토 1912-2012

신도우 카네토 1912-2012

신등겸인 1912-2012

シンドウ, カネト

シンドウ, カネト 1912-2012

新藤, 兼人

新藤 兼人 1912-2012

新藤, 兼登 1912-2012

新藤兼人 1912-

新藤兼人 1912-2012

新藤兼登 1912-2012

新蕂兼人

新蕂兼人 1912-2012

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Gunki hatameku moto ni = Under the flag of the rising sun