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依田義賢 1909-1991

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Most widely held works about 依田義賢
 
Most widely held works by 依田義賢
Sanshō dayū = Sansho the bailiff by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

28 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an idealistic governor disobeys the reigning feudal lord, he is cast into exile, his wife and children left to fend for themselves and eventually wrenched apart by vicious slave drivers --
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 16th century Japan, a period of bloody civil war, the film is rooted in the postwar psyche of 1950s Japan. It focuses on an ambitious potter haunted by a beautiful ghost and a farmer who dreams of becoming a samurai
Saikaku ichidai onna by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

48 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th-century Japan, a samurai's daughter, Oharu, falls in love with a petty noble. Caught together, the man is beheaded and Oharu and her family are exiled. After enduring further misfortunes as a concubine, a courtesan, wife, and prostitute, Oharu becomes a mendicant nun in her old age
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

39 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 16th century Japan, a period of bloody civil war, the film is rooted in the postwar psyche of 1950s Japan. It focuses on an ambitious potter haunted by a beautiful ghost and a farmer who dreams of becoming a samurai
Ōsaka erejī = Osaka elegy by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

23 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telephone company employee Ayako agrees to enter into an affair with her married boss, after he promises to support her and her father but setting her off on an apparently irreversible downward spiral
Gion no shimai / Sisters of the Gion / a Daiichi Eiga production ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda ; original story and direction by Kenji Mizoguchi by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

19 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two geisha sisters - one modern-minded, the other staunchly traditional - disagree over how to deal with the men controlling their lives and livelihoods. An early work by Kenji Mizoguchi featuring his favored theme of women struggling against societal boundaries
Zangiku monogatari by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

29 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This heartrending masterpiece by Kenji Mizoguchi about the give-and-take between life and art marked the director's first use of the hypnotic long takes and eloquent camera movements that would come to define his films. The adopted son of legendary kabuki actor Kikunosuke, who is striving to achieve stardom by mastering female roles, turns to his infant brother's wet nurse for support and affection, and she soon gives up everything for her beloved's creative glory
Yoru no onnatachi / Women of the night / a Shochiku film ; screenplay by Yoshikata Yoda ; directed by Kenji Mizoguchi by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location in Osaka, Women of the night concerns two sisters, Fusako and Natsuko, one a war widow and the other in an affair with a drug dealer. Along with their younger friend Kumiko they fall into prostitution and moral chaos and a life of gangs and gangsters, trapped by their city's postwar desperation and devastation
Ugetsu monogatari by Jianer Goukou( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 190 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
Gionbayashi by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Eiko, a beautiful young girl who decides to follow in her mother's foot steps and become a geisha. With no money of her own, she becomes the apprentice to Miyoharu, her mother's best friend. Eiko begins her training, but slowly discovers that beneath the image of traditional beauty lies the hard truth that a woman must sell herself to live
Shin Heike monogatari by Jianer Goukou( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In twelfth century Japan, the Fujiyawa clan confronts the problems of famine, riots, and the growing power of the Samurai
Souvenirs de Kenji Mizoguchi by Yoshikata Yoda( Book )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chikamatsu monogatari by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A la fin du XVIIe siècle, deux amants de classes sociales différentes vivent une passion adultérine tragique et résistent à la morale traditionnelle... Incontournable !
Oyu sama Miss Oyu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un homme s'éprend de la sœur de sa future femme... Une mise en scène exemplaire de Mizoguchi autour d'un triangle amoureux, sublimée par la photographie en noir et blanc
Bushidō zankoku monogatari( Visual )

3 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 350 years, the Iikura family have honored bushido, the stern code of the samurai, above all other considerations. Susumu, a modern-day Japanese professional, chronicles the shocking stories of his forefathers as he decides whether to break free from the bonds of an ancient code of honor, or take up the role that tradition has ordained for him
Sanshō Dayū( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanshō Dayū: Based on an ancient legend, an unforgettably sad story of social injustice, family love, personal sacrifice and fateful tragedy. Two children set off with their mother to find their father, a noble banished for protecting farmers. Their guide separates them and sells the children as slaves to Sansho, a tyrant. After years, they escape. The daughter commits suicide; the son becomes a great lord, displaces Sansho, and sets out to find his mother
Genroku Chūshingura : Mizoguchi Kenji sakuhin( Visual )

in Japanese and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lord Asano is provoked into attacking the high-ranking Lord Kira. For this offence, Asano is forced to commit harakiri [i.e. seppuku]; his family is disinherited; and his 47 loyal samurai become ronin, men without a master. They make drastic plans for a terrible revenge. Based on folklore, the story of the faithful ronin inspired a Kabuki play and some 20 films, but none compare with Mizoguchi's film of breathtaking poetry and pageantry."--Container
2 chefs-d'oeuvre de Kenji Mizoguchi : Les amants crucifiés ; L'intendant Sansho( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chikamatsu monogatari: Set in 1693 during a period of rigid feudal hierarchy and strict social customs, the film unfolds in the estate of a miserly scroll maker named Ishun who believes his wife is having an affair with his employee
Yuki fujin ezu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utamaro and his five women by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The highly-embellished account of a great artist, set against the background of Tokyo in the late 1700's
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Ōsaka erejī = Osaka elegy
Alternative Names
I-t‘ien, I-hsien 1909-1991

I-tʻien, I-hsien 1909-

I-tʻien, I-hsien 1909-1991

Yoda, Giken

Yoda Giken 1909-1991

Yoda, Yoshikata.

Yoda, Yoshikata 1909-1991

Yoda, Yosikata

Yoshikata, Yoda

Yoshikata, Yoda 1909-1991

Yoshikata Yoda Japans scenarioschrijver (1909-1991)

Yoshikata Yoda sceneggiatore giapponese

Yoshikata Yoda Screenwriter

Ёда, Ёсиката

ヨダ, ギケン

ヨダ, ヨシカタ

ヨダ, ヨシカタ 1909-1991

依田, 義賢

依田 義賢 1909-1991

依田義賢 1909-1991

Languages
Japanese (266)

French (13)

English (4)

Chinese (1)

Afar (1)

Covers
Bushidō zankoku monogatari