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Kiyoshi Kurosawa

Kiyoshi Kurosawa was born on July 19, 1955 in Kobe, Japan. He is a director and writer, known for Tokyo Sonata (2008), Cure (1997) and Kairo (2001). See full bio »

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Tokyo Sonata
Tokyo Sonata Director
Cure Director
Kairo Director
Bright Future
Bright Future Director


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 2018 Yocho
 2017 Yochô: Sanpo suru Shinryakusha (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2017)
- Episode #1.4 (2017)
- Episode #1.3 (2017)
- Episode #1.2 (2017)
- Episode #1.1 (2017)
 2013 Sebunsu kôdo
 2012 Shokuzai (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Tsugunai (2012)
- To tsuki to oka (2012)
- Kuma no kyoudai (2012)
- PTA rinji soukai (2012)
- French Doll (2012)
 2008 Tokyo Sonata
 2006 Sakebi
 2005 Rofuto
 2004 Ghost Cop (Short)
 2003 Dopperugengâ
 2002 Bright Future
 2001 Kairo
 2000 Kôrei (TV Movie)
 1999 Karisuma
 1998 Gakkô no kaidan G (TV Movie) (story "Kodama")
 1998 Hebi no michi
 1997 Cure
 1997 Gakkô no kaidan F (TV Movie) (story "Haiko kidan")
 1996 Doa 3
 1994 893 Taxi (Video)
 1993 Watanabe (TV Series)
 1989 Sûîto Homu
 1982 Tôsô zen'ya
 1978 School Days (Short)
 1977 Shiroi hada ni kurû kiba (Short)
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I'm interested. Because the system of filmmaking is so different between the two countries, I'd have to start off by learning the American way of making films. And it seems like a lot of trouble to me at this point. If someone would offer me the possibility of remaking one of my films my own way, as a Japanese film, I would be interested but I don't expect it. It would be difficult, and I doubt ... See more »


Is not related to Akira Kurosawa.


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