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新藤兼人 1912-2012

Overview
Works: 654 works in 1,405 publications in 6 languages and 5,167 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  History  War films  Historical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biography  Fantasy films  Ghost films 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Restager , Bibliographic antecedent, pmn, fmd, Other, Film editor, Interviewee, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Ugetsu( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 535 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
Onibaba = Demon woman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impoverished mother and her daughter-in-law eke out a lonely, desperate existence. In order to survive in feudal Japan, they are forced to murder lost samurai and sell their belongings for grain, then dump their corpses down a deep, dark hole
Yabu no naka no kuroneko( Visual )

9 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In medieval Japan, a woman and her daughter are raped and murdered by soldiers during a time of civil war. Afterwards, a series of samurai returning from the war through that area are found mysteriously dead with their throats torn out. The governor calls in a wild and fierce young hero, to quell what is evidently a ghost. He encounters the two beautiful women, in an eery, beautiful scene. After spiritual purification, he meets the demon in a thrilling fight
Kenka erejii = Fighting elegy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High schooler Nanbu Kiroku yearns for the prim, Catholic Michiko, but her only desire is to reform Kiroku's sinful tendencies. Hormones raging, Kiroku channels his unsatisfied lust into the only outlet available: savage, crazed violence
The naked island = Hadaka no shima( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The international breakthrough for one of Japan's most innovative filmmakers, who went on to make such other marvelous movies as Onibaba and Kuroneko. It follows a family whose home is on a tiny, remote island off the coast of Japan. They must row a great distance to another shore, collect water from a well in buckets, and row back to their island, a nearly backbreaking task essential for the survival of these people and their land
Gunki hatameku moto ni = Under the flag of the rising sun( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war widow sets out to clear the name of her disgraced husband, a Japanese soldier who was court-martialed for desertion and executed during World War II
Kuroneko( Visual )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this poetic and atmospheric horror fable, set in a village in war-torn medieval Japan, a malevolent spirit has been ripping out the throats of itinerant samurai. When a military hero is sent to dispatch the unseen force, he finds that he must struggle with his own personal demons as well. From Kaneto Shindo, director of the terror classic Onibaba, Kuroneko (Black Cat) is a spectacularly eerie twilight tale with a shocking feminist angle, evoked through ghostly special effects and exquisite cinematography
Gekidō no Shōwa shi, Okinawa kessen = Battle of Okinawa : a tempestuous annal of the Showa Period( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final stand against the Allied onslaught on Okinawa became the bloodiest battle of the Pacific Theater, as the desperate Japanese Army demonstrates to the Americans what they should expect when they assault the Japanese mainland
Ugetsu( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 87 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
Yabu no naka no kuroneko = Kuroneko( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In medieval Japan, a woman and her daughter are raped and murdered by soldiers during a time of civil war. Afterwards, a series of samurai returning from the war through that area are found mysteriously dead with their throats torn out. The governor calls in a wild and fierce young hero, to quell what is evidently a ghost. He encounters the two beautiful women, in an eery, beautiful scene. After spiritual purification, he meets the demon in a thrilling fight
Onibaba by Kaneto Shindō( Visual )

39 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In medieval times, on a remote plain, a widow (Yoshimura) and her mother-in-law (Otowa) kill wandering samurai, put their bodies in a hole in the ground, and sell their armour and valuables, until the daughter-in-law falls in love with one of them"--Faber companion to foreign films, 1992
Hadaka no shima = The island by Kaneto Shindō( Visual )

32 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powerful Japanese film about a family struggling for existence on a remote and barren island. No dialogue, story told through the actions of the principal actors
Manji( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dutiful, unhappy lawyer's wife falls in love with a young, mysterious woman she encounters at an art class. Soon their affair involves her husband and the young woman's impotent lover and together the four slowly descend into web of desire, deceit, blackmail, blood oaths and suicide pacts
Zatoichi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
Onibaba( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In war-ravaged medieval Japan, a peasant woman and her daughter eke out an existence by murdering soldiers. A crafty warrior seduces the girl and manages to save his life until her mother takes revenge
Aru eiga kantoku : Mizoguchi Kenji to Nihon eiga by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in Japanese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shōsetsu Tanaka Kinuyo by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hadaka no shima( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The international breakthrough for one of Japan's most innovative filmmakers, who went on to make such other marvelous movies as Onibaba and Kuroneko. It follows a family whose home is on a tiny, remote island off the coast of Japan. They must row a great distance to another shore, collect water from a well in buckets, and row back to their island, a nearly backbreaking task essential for the survival of these people and their land
Tsuihōshatachi : eiga no reddopāji by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in Japanese and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matsuri no koe : aru Amerika imin no ashiato by Kaneto Shindō( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gunki hatameku moto ni = Under the flag of the rising sun
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Gunki hatameku moto ni = Under the flag of the rising sun
Alternative Names
Kaneto, Shindō

Kaneto Shindō 1912-2012

Kaneto Shindō Japanese film director, screenwriter, film producer, and author.

Kaneto Shindō regista e sceneggiatore giapponese

Kaneto Šindó japonský filmový režisér, scénárista a producent

Shindo, Kanehito 1912-2012

Shindō, Kaneto

Shindō Kaneto 1912-2012

Shindō Kaneto japanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Shindō Kaneto Japans filmregisseur (1912-2012)

Sindo, Ganeto 1912-2012

Sindō, Kaneto

Sindó Kaneto japán rendező, forgatókönyvíró, producer, 1912-2012

Канэто Синдо японский кинорежиссёр, сценарист, продюсер

Կանետո Սինդո

کانه‌تو شیندو

სინდო კანეტო

신도 가네토

신도 카네토 1912-2012

신등겸인 1912-2012

シンドウ, カネト

シンドウ, カネト 1912-2012

新藤, 兼人

新藤 兼人 1912-2012

新藤, 兼登 1912-2012

新藤兼人 1912-

新藤兼人 1912-2012

新藤兼登 1912-2012

新蕂兼人

新蕂兼人 1912-2012

新蕂兼人 日本電影導演,編劇,電影製片人和作者。

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