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斎藤孝雄 1920-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 76 publications in 5 languages and 2,211 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Biographical films  Fiction  Samurai films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Cinematographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by 斎藤孝雄
Dreams by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight episodes exploring many aspects of humankind and man's need to harmonize with nature. Based on Akira Kurosawa's actual dreams
Hachigatsu no kyōshikyoku Rhapsody in August by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visit from her grandchildren and the discovery of a half-American relative cause an elderly woman to relive her memories of the atomic bomb that fell on Nagasaki
Mādadayo by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in postwar Japan, the film follows the last two decades in the life of Hyakken Uchida, a free spirited writer and teacher, highlighted by his relationship with his students who venerate him in his old age
Tengoku to jigoku by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A complex crime thriller in which a wealthy shoe manufacturer's chauffeur's son is kidnapped in mistake for his own, and he faces a moral dilemma -- should he pay the ransom anyway and risk losing his position?
Ran by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in 16th century Japan, Ran related the tale of how an aging ruler, Lord Hidetora, announces his intention to divide his land equally among his three sons. This decision to step down unleashes a power struggle among the three, as Hidetora falls prey to the false flattery bestowed upon him by the two older sons and banishes the youngest when he speaks the truth. The ruthless betrayal ultimately drives Hidetora insane, destroying his entire family and kingdom."--Container
Kagemusha by Tsutomu Yamazaki ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his late, color masterpiece, Akira Kurosawa returns to the samurai film and to a primary theme of his career: the play between illusion and reality. Sumptuously reconstructing the splendor of feudal Japan and the pageantry of war, Kurosawa creates a meditation on the nature of power
Dreams by Hei ze ming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Comprised of eight episodes...it explores the costs of war, the perils of nuclear power and especially humankind's need to harmonize with nature"--Container
Akahige Red Beard by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vain young doctor learns a valuable lesson from the dedicated director of a clinic for destitute patients
Dodesuka-den by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film follows the lives of the people who live in a slum, built in a garbage dump. A mentally disabled boy is obsessed with streetcars, driving an imaginary streetcar around, chanting "Dodes'ka-den! Dodes'ka-den!"--Mimicking the sound of the wheels. Some of the neighbors are a young woman living with her lecherous uncle; a pair of friends who get drunk and swap wives; a possibly mentally ill beggar and his son who live in a deserted car; and a man with five children who knows he is not the father of any, but treats them as if they were his own. Although they may dream of better times, these people are trapped--both physically and psychologically--doomed to live a life of disappointment (or worse), but many find ways to carry on
Tsubaki Sanjūrō Sanjuro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Kurosawa's sly companion piece to Yojimbo, the jaded samurai Sanjuro helps an idealistic group of young warriors weed out their clan's evil influences, and in the process turns their image of a "proper" samurai on its ear
Akage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man returns to his home dressed as an Imperial Army officer in order to rid the village of corrupt officials
Dreams Rêves by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dodesukaden Dodes'kaden by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a group of Tokyo slum dwellers who huddle together on the desolate fringes of the city. Some are drunk ; some are physically handicapped. All have been cheated by life. They survive on illusion and imagination
Ran Chaos by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tsubaki Sanjuro Sanjuro by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wandering samurai comes to the aid of a group of inexperienced samurai as they attempt to overthrow the corrupt officials in their town
Dodes'ka-den ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De verhalen van een aantal bewoners van een krottenwijk bij een grote vuilnisbelt
Japón en ruinas by Takao Saitō ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taiheiyō no tsubasa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El teniente coronel Senda es encargado de reunir a los pilotos que quedan diseminados en diversas islas y formar un último y gran escuadrón de combate, sin embargo se resiste a la idea de enviar a los pilotos de los cazas en misiones kamikazes
Tengoku to jigoku Entre le ciel et l'enfer by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kagemusha : la sombra del guerrero = the shadow warrior ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama épico que narra el conflicto feudal sucedido en Japón en el siglo XVI. Un poderoso guerrero a punto de morir, ordena la búsqueda de un doble para que los enemigos no ataquen al conocer su muerte. Kagemusha, un insignificante criminal, tendrá que transformarse para liderar un ejército de 25.000 guerreros samurais
 
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Alternative Names
Saitoi, Takao 1920-
Takao, Saitô.
斎藤孝雄, 1920-
Languages
Japanese (41)
Spanish (15)
French (2)
German (2)
English (1)
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