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Sugimura, Haruko 1909-1997

Overview
Works: 106 works in 255 publications in 5 languages and 5,550 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Dancer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Haruko Sugimura
 
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Most widely held works by Haruko Sugimura
Tōkyō monogatari Tokyo story by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tokyo Story follows an aging couple, Tomi and Sukichi, on their journey from their rural village to visit their two married children in bustling, post-war Tokyo. Their reception is disappointing: too busy to entertain them, their children send them off to a health spa. After Tomi falls ill she and Sukichi return home, while the children, grief-stricken, hasten to be with her
Banshun Late spring by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
18 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Banshun: A widowed father feels compelled to marry off his beloved only daughter. Tokyo-ga: Legendary director Wim Wenders's tribute to Yasujiro Ozu
Kwaidan by Masaki Kobayashi( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of four stories of the supernatural based on Japanese folk material. In The black hair, a poor young samurai leaves his first wife to marry a rich woman. When he is unhappy in his second marriage, he returns to his first wife, who at first appears unchanged from when he last saw her. In The woman of the snow, a woodcutter is spared by a mysterious ghost-like woman in the snow, but must promise never to tell anyone what he has seen. In Hoichi, the earless, a blind musician-monk named Hoichi is commanded by a gathering of ghosts to sing the saga of their ancient deeds. The head monk paints Hoichi's body with prayer verses to protect him, but unfortunately overlooks Hoichi's ears. In In a cup of tea, a writer wonders what would happen to a person who drinks another's soul and finds out
Ohayō Good morning by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two small boys take a vow of silence after their father refuses to buy a television set. An uproar ensues in their apartment complex when neighborhood gossip misinterprets the boys' refusal to speak
Tōkyō monogatari by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in Japanese and Italian and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly couple travels to Tokyo to visit their grown-up children, but find themselves a burden to the family
Waga seishun ni kuinashi No regrets for our youth by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of feminist self-discovery set in pre-war Japan. A woman breaks conventions by striking out on her own and being self-sufficient
Ukigusa by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
5 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It tells the story of an aging actor who returns with his troupe to a small provincial town, the home of his former mistress and son, who believes the actor is his uncle. His son has believed all these years that he is his uncle rather than his father.The actor's present mistress spins an elaborate web of deceit intended to prevent the family reuniting
Tōkyō boshoku Tokyo twilight by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two sisters struggle with a host of family issues, including the loss of their mother, an unwanted pregnancy, and marital difficulties
Sōshun Early spring ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A salaryman in postwar Tokyo has an illicit affair with an officemate in this sensitive portrait of a fragile marriage
Kohayagawake no aki End of summer by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story examining the lives of three sisters who are dismayed to see their aging father let his business falter while he enjoys a second childhood with his former mistress
Ohayō ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of two young boys in suburban Tokyo who take a vow of silence after their parents refuse to buy them a television set. Shot from the perspective of the petulant brothers, GOOD MORNING is an enchantingly satirical portrait of family life that gives rise to gags about romance, gossip, and the consumerism of modern Japan"--Container
Bangiku Late chrysanthemums by Mikio Naruse( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A moving portrait of geisha in their declining years
Postwar Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The idiot. In Kurosawa's adaptation and update of Dostoyevsky's classic novel, the childlike ex-POW Kinji (Masayuki Mori) returns home after the war only to become trapped in an existential love quadrangle. Toshiro Mifune and Setsuko Hara also contribute haunting performances in this tale of otherworldly purity
The written face by Daniel Schmid( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Japanese and German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an attempt to offer insight into the Japanese Kabuki star Tamasaburō Bandō, one of the last defenders of this ancient and disappearing performing tradition
Morning for the Osone family = Osone-ke ashita ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Japan's unconditional surrender, this family drama functions as an angry indictment of Japanese imperialism
Nagareru by Mikio Naruse( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The employees of a geisha house struggle with their diminishing status in Japanese society
Tokyo story Tokyo monogatari ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1953 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an aging couple journeys to visit with their adult children in Tokyo they find they are an intrusion on the younger generation's life style; then generational conflicts are stilled -- momentarily -- by death. Special features include extensive documentaries on the director
Late spring by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )
6 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in Japanese and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A widowed father feels compelled to marry off his beloved only daughter
Bangiku ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Combining three Fumiko Hayashi stories about ageing geishas, the film focuses on Okin, the ex-geisha who has embraced the new post-war economy most successfully and single-mindedly."--Container
Tokyo story Tōkyō monogatari ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When an elderly couple travel to a rapidly-rebuilding Tokyo to visit their children, they are met with unexpected indifference, ingratitude and selfishness. As the vastly different priorities of pre- and post-war Japan collide, Yasujiro Ozu's materpiece [sic] deepens into a sublime meditation on family, ambition and morality"--container
 
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Alternative Names
Ishiyama, Haruko 1909-1997
Nakano, Haruko 1909-1997
Sugimura, Haruko
スギムラ, ハルコ
杉村, 春子 1909-1997
杉村春子 1909-1997
杉村治子 1909-1997
Languages
Japanese (125)
English (4)
Chinese (3)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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