STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,361 this week

Masaki Kobayashi (I) (1916–1996)


Masaki Kobayashi was born on February 14, 1916 in Hokkaido, Japan. He was a director and writer, known for Harakiri (1962), The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959) and Kwaidan (1964). He died on October 4, 1996 in Tokyo, Japan. See full bio »

Died:

(age 80) in Tokyo, Japan

A Complete History of Best Picture Oscar Winners

Take a look back at all of the Best Picture Oscars winners in the history of the ceremony.

View the gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 08 Jan 2013
 
a list of 42 people
created 14 Jan 2014
 
a list of 39 people
created 19 Apr 2014
 
a list of 21 people
created 15 Oct 2014
 
a list of 41 people
created 10 Aug 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Masaki Kobayashi's work have you seen?

User Polls

20 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (22 credits)
Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (6 credits)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Keisuke Kinoshita is his Mentor. See more »

Trademark:

Films based around the Japanese experience in World War II, with a strong anti-war bent See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Contribute to This Page