WorldCat Identities

今井正 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 47 works in 85 publications in 3 languages and 232 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by 今井正
Bushidō zankoku monogatari ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 64 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
Revenge Adauchi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor samurai with no prospects gets in an argument with a high ranking officer which ends in a duel; the officer's younger brother seeks revenge by planning an ornate public duel
Mata au hi made by Tadashi Imai ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in Japanese and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saburo and Keiko fall in love with each other but the tide of the war separates them
Nigorie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three short stories about women in different difficult situations. The first is about woman who has trouble in her arranged marriage, the second about a woman who has much trouble in her life between her own family and the wealthy family in which she is a servant, and the final story is about a prostitute who yearns for a respectable life
Echigo tsutsuishi oya shirazu ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story based on Tsutomu Minakami's novel about a tragic woman who was raped by her husband's friend and later murdered by her enraged husband
Himeyuri no tō ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragedy about "Himeyuri Butai", a group of female students and teashers who died in the Battle of Okinawa in 1945
Kiku to Isamu ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kiku and Isamu are a mixed-race brother and sister whose father is a black American GI. They live with their grandmother in a small village in Aizu Bandaisan. One day, Kiku's younger brother Isamu leaves for America to be adopted by an American family
Kome ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of poor rice farmers in a small village in which residents make their living from agriculture and fishing
Bu, wo men yao huo xia qu by Ujitoshi Iwasa ( Book )
2 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yamabiko gakkō ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the life of Muchaku Seikyō and his experiences teaching in rural Yamagata prefecture that led to his compilation of the bestselling collection of children's writings, Yamabiko gakkō
En to iu onna ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En is a noble woman who is imprisoned in her family's mansion. Alhough she hates her imprisoned life, she continues to study hard in the hope of being free some day. After 40 years of imprisonment, En is finally allowed to leave her mansion. However, she struggles to adjust herself to life outside of her family mansion
Aoi sanmyaku ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The struggle at a small town high school against established institutions and values
Hashi no nai kawa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After graduating from a middle school in a small village in Nara, Kōji is forced to change his jobs because of his status as a burakumin. One day he meets again his boyhood friend Machi who has become a teacher at their old school and tells her his frustration
Yoru no tsuzumi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragedy about a man who discovers his wife's adultery and makes her pay the price demanded by society, only to discover he has lost all that is important
Imai Tadashi "zenshigoto" : sukurīn no aru jinsei ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Are ga minato no hi da ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragedy of peoples across the Ocean through the uneasy life of Korean descendant of Japanese fishermen (Kimura Hideto). Operating in the area around Lee Fishing Line in political conflict, through the boat capture and bullets fighting. He is anguished over his own identity and love between Japan and Korea, two countries
Sensō to seishun War and young ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman tries to learn about the war from her father for her school project and finds out about her aunt's sad experience during the war
Sensō to seishun ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yukari has an uncommon interest in what happened to her aunt, Sakiko. For all of the 45 years after the War, Sakiko has been waiting for her child to return, frequently standing near the telephone pole, the last place she saw the girl. After Sakiko passed away, a Japanese woman come back from Korea to look for her long lost mother. Yukari wonders if she is her aunt's daughter who had long been missing
Koko ni izumi ari ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama based upon history of the growth of an orchestra in Takasakai, Gunma prefecture comprised of school students and townspeople
Hashi no nai kawa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a buraku people's village in Nara, a young boy causes a fire and commits a suicide by blaming himself for it. His father demands the local government to supply a water pomp system in the village but is refused because of their status as a buraku
 
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Alternative Names
Imai, Tadashi, 1912-
Imai, Tadashi, 1912-1991
Tadashi, Imai 1912-1991
イマイ, タダシ, 1912-1991
今井正, 1912-
今井正, 1912-1991
Languages
Japanese (56)
Chinese (2)
English (1)
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