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Also Known As: Died: September 6, 1998
Born: March 23, 1910 Cause of Death: complications from a stroke
Birth Place: Japan Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY

Director (feature film)

1. Madadayo (1993) as Director.
2. Rhapsody In August (1991) as Director.
3. Akira Kurosawa's Dreams (1990) as Director.
4. Ran (1985) as Director.
5. Kagemusha (1980) as Director.
6. Dersu Uzala (1975) as Director.
7. Dodes'ka-Den (1971) as Director.
8. I Live in Fear (1967) as Director.
9. Red Beard (1966) as Director.
10. The Idiot (1963) as Director.
11. The Bad Sleep Well (1963) as Director.
12. High and Low (1963) as Director.
13. Sanjuro (1962) as Director.
14. The Lower Depths (1962) as Director.
15. Yojimbo (1961) as Director.
16. Throne of Blood (1961) as Director.
18. The Hidden Fortress (1959) as Director.
19. The Seven Samurai (1954) as Director.
20. Ikiru (1952) as Director.
21. Hakuchi (1951) as Director.
22. Rashomon (1951) as Director.
23. Shubun (1950)
24. Scandal (1950) as Director.
25. Stray Dog (1949) as Director.
26. Stray Dog (1949) as Director.
27. Shizukanaru naru ketto (1949) as Director.
28. Drunken Angel (1948) as Director.
29. One Wonderful Sunday (1947) as Director.
30. No Regrets for Youth (1946) as Director.
31. Asu o Tsukuru Hitobito (1946) as Director.
32. Sanshiro Sugata Part 2 (1945) as Director.
34. The Most Beautiful (1944) as Director.
35. Sugata Sanshiro (1943)
36. Sanshiro Sugata (1943) as Director.
37. Uma (1941) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit).

Cast (feature film)

38. Kurosawa (2001) as Himself (Archival Footage).
39. 75 Years of Cinema Museum (1972) as Himself.

Writer (feature film)

41. Tsubaki Sanjuro (2007)
42. Sea is Watching, The (2003) as Screenwriter.
43. Kurosawa (2001) as Excerpts From Book ("Something Like An Autobiography").
44. Dora-Heita (2000) as Screenwriter.
45. AFTER THE RAIN (1999) as Screenwriter.
46. Last Man Standing (1996) as From Story.
47. Madadayo (1993) as Screenwriter.
48. Rhapsody In August (1991) as Screenwriter.
49. Akira Kurosawa's Dreams (1990) as Screenwriter.
50. Runaway Train (1985) as From Screenplay.
51. Ran (1985) as Screenwriter.
52. Battle Beyond The Stars (1980) as From Screenplay.
53. Kagemusha (1980) as Screenwriter.
54. Dersu Uzala (1975) as Screenwriter.
55. Dodes'ka-Den (1971) as Screenwriter.
56. I Live in Fear (1967) as From Story.
57. I Live in Fear (1967) as Screenwriter.
58. Red Beard (1966) as Screenwriter.
59. Judo Saga (1965) as Screenwriter.
60. Saga of the Vagabonds (1964) as Screenwriter.
61. The Idiot (1963) as Screenwriter.
62. High and Low (1963) as Screenwriter.
63. The Bad Sleep Well (1963) as Screenwriter.
64. Sanjuro (1962) as Screenwriter.
65. The Lower Depths (1962) as Screenwriter.
66. Throne of Blood (1961) as Screenwriter.
67. Yojimbo (1961) as Screenwriter.
68. The Hidden Fortress (1959) as From Story.
69. The Hidden Fortress (1959) as Screenwriter.
70. Sugata Sanshiro (1955) as Screenwriter.
71. The Seven Samurai (1954) as From Story.
72. The Seven Samurai (1954) as Screenwriter.
73. Ikiru (1952) as Story By.
74. Sengoku burai (1952) as Screenwriter.
75. Ikiru (1952) as Screenwriter.
76. Rashomon (1951) as Screenwriter.
77. Hakuchi (1951) as Screenwriter.
78. Scandal (1950) as From Story.
79. Akatsuki no dasso (1950) as Screenwriter.
80. Scandal (1950) as Screenwriter.
81. Jakoman to Tetsu (1949) as Screenwriter.
82. Stray Dog (1949) as Screenwriter.
83. Stray Dog (1949) as Screenwriter.
84. Shizukanaru naru ketto (1949) as Screenwriter.
85. Drunken Angel (1948) as Screenwriter.
86. Ginrei no hate (1947) as Screenwriter.
87. One Wonderful Sunday (1947) as Screenwriter.
88. No Regrets for Youth (1946) as Screenwriter.
89. Sanshiro Sugata Part 2 (1945) as Screenwriter.
90. The Men Who Tread on the Tiger's Tail (1945) as Screenwriter.
91. The Most Beautiful (1944) as From Story.
92. The Most Beautiful (1944) as Screenwriter.
93. Sanshiro Sugata (1943) as Screenwriter.
94. Uma (1941) as Screenwriter.

Producer (feature film)

95. Kagemusha (1980) as Executive Producer.
96. Dodes'ka-Den (1971) as Producer.
97. The Bad Sleep Well (1963) as Producer.
98. The Lower Depths (1962) as Producer.
99. Throne of Blood (1961) as Producer.
100. The Hidden Fortress (1959) as Producer.

Editing (feature film)

101. Ran (1985) as Editor.
102. Sanjuro (1962) as Film Editor.
103. Sanshiro Sugata (1943) as Editor.
104. Uma (1941) as Editor.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

105. Uma (1941) as Assistant Director.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

106. A.K. (1986)
107. A.K. (1986)

Cast (special)

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