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Hayasaka, Fumio 1914-1955

Overview
Works: 200 works in 479 publications in 7 languages and 7,755 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Samurai films  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fumio Hayasaka
Ikiru by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story is about a very responsible city clerk, who is in search of a meaning of life, after discovering his illness in the terminal stages of cancer. He decides to build a playground for the children in the slums as to fulfill his true value of life
Seven samurai by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran samurai, who has fallen on hard times, answers a village's request for protection from bandits. He gathers 6 other samurai to help him, and they teach the townspeople how to defend themselves, and they supply the samurai with three small meals a day. The film culminates in a giant battle when 40 bandits attack the village
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 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
Sanshō dayū by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 584 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. --
Nora inu by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bad day gets worse for rookie detective Murakami when a pickpocket steals his gun on a hot, crowded bus. Desperate to right the wrong, he goes undercover, scavenging Tokyo's sweltering streets for the thief, whose desperation has led him to a life of crime. With each step, the cop and the criminal's lives become more intertwined and the investigation becomes an examination of Murakami's own dark side --
Yoidore tenshi = Drunken angel by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Sanada is an alcoholic, in part due to the despair that constantly assails him as he tries to keep the inhabitants of a post-World War II Tokyo slum as healthy as possible. Food and medical supplies are scarce, the neighborhood is around an open sewer, and the only place to buy medicines is the black market-- controlled by the Yakuza. Matsunaga, a young yakuza with a violent temper, seeks Sanada's help to remove a bullet from his hand, but Matsunaga's cough catches the doctor's attention. What follows is a wrestling match for Matsunaga's life. Will he follow Sanada's instructions and make the smart, healthy decision, or will he let the fabled yakuza code of honor destroy him?
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murder of a man and the rape of his wife in a forest grove, seen from four different perspectives. Akira Kurosawa's meditation on the nature of "truth" transformed narrative cinema as we know it
Hakuchi Idiot by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Idiot, an adaptation of Fyodor Dostoyevsky's masterpiece about a wayward, pure soul's reintegration into society, updated by Kurosawa to capture Japan's postwar aimlessness, was a victim of studio interference and public indifference. Today, this "folly" looks ever more fascinating
Shichinin no samurai Seven samurai by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire seven out-of-work warriors to protect them from invading bandits
Shūbun Sukyandaru by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrayal of a sensitive young artist who is dragged through the mud by a tabloid entertainment magazine after an innocent encounter with a pop singer and decides to sue
Ikimono no kiroku I live in fear by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an elderly, stubborn businessman, so fearful of a nuclear attack that he resolves to move his reluctant family to South America. Kurosawa depicts a society emerging from the shadows but still terrorized by memories of the past and anxieties for the future
Sansho the bailiff Sanshō-dayū by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Japanese and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this legendary tale set in the 11th century, a kindly governor is exiled, his wife forced into prostitution, and his son and daughter sold into slavery to the tyrannical baliff Sansho." Ten years later, the son escapes, rises to power and searches for his mother.--Container
Piano concerto Overture in D by Fumio Hayasaka ( )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norainu 1949-nen sakuhin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a pickpocket steals a rookie detective's gun on a hot, crowded bus, the cop goes undercover in a desperate attempt to right the wrong. Kurosawa's thrilling noir probes the squalid world of postwar Japan and the nature of the criminal mind
Shin Heike monogatari by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The samurai leaders of the Taira Clan return victorious from fighting for their Emperor. Instead of recognition and reward, they are cheated and dishonored by the high courtiers who do not want to see the samurai warriors empowered. The samurai are forced to choose sides and re-examine their loyalties, ethics, codes of honor and their positions in a changing world.--Container
Chikamatsu monogatari by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 17th century Japan, illicit love between a merchant's wife and her servant leads to tragedy
Ugetsu monogatari Les contes de la lune vague après la pluie by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Japon au 16ème siècle. Deux couples de paysans sont pris dans la guerre civile et partent pour la ville. Kenjuro le potier rencontre la princesse Wakasa au marché et en tombe éperdument amoureux. Elle l'entraîne dans son manoir. Mais Kenjuro apprendra à ses dépens à ne pas se fier aux apparences. Quant à Tobeï le paysan, abandonnant sa femme qui finira prostituée, il cherche à devenir samouraï pour se couvrir d'une gloire factice...Le chef-d'oeuvre de Mizoguchi, un des plus beau film de l'histoire du cinéma japonais
Shichinin no samourai Les sept samouraïs by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in Japanese and French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Japon, en 1652. Confrontés à une bande de brigands qui ne cessent de faire main basse sur leurs récoltes et sur leurs femmes, des paysans décident de faire appel à des samouraïs. Quatre d'entre eux sont chargés de les recruter. Ils parviennent à convaincre le samouraï Kambei de les aider
Yokihi L'impératrice Yang Kwei Fei by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Japanese and French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yang Kwei Fei: Set in 8th century China, Yang Kwei Fei tells the story of the last T'ang emperor and the servant girl he falls in love with and makes his princess
Sanshô dayû L'intendant Sansho by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Fumio, Hayasaka
Fumio, Hayasaka, 1914-1955
Hayasaka, Fumio.
Hayasaka, Fumio, 1914-1955
Hayasaka, Humiwo, 1914-1955
ハヤサカ, フミオ, 1914-1955
早坂, 文雄, 1914-1955
早坂文雄, 1914-1955
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