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Keiji Nakazawa (I) (1939–2012)

Keiji Nakazawa was born on March 14, 1939 in Hiroshima, Japan. He was a writer and producer, known for Barefoot Gen (1983), Kuroi ni Ame Utarete (1984) and Barefoot Gen 2 (1986). He died on December 19, 2012 in Hiroshima. See full bio »


(age 73) in Hiroshima, Japan

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Barefoot Gen
Barefoot Gen Writer
Kuroi ni Ame Utarete
Barefoot Gen 2


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 2007 Hadashi no Gen (TV Mini-Series) (comic - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (comic)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (comic)
 1995 Prisoner Maria: The Movie (adaptation)
 1986 Barefoot Gen 2 (manga)
 1985 Kuro ga ita natsu (original story - screenplay)
 1984 Kuroi ni Ame Utarete (screenplay) / (story)
 1983 Barefoot Gen (manga - screenplay)
 1976 Hadashi no Gen (manga)
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 1984 Kuroi ni Ame Utarete (comic strip producer)
 1983 Barefoot Gen (executive producer)
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 2011 Hadashi no Gen ga mita Hiroshima (Documentary)
 2009 Comic Books Go to War (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 The Mushroom Club (Documentary short)

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Survivor of the nuclear attack of Hiroshima, Japan. He claims to have seen the Enola Gay flying far overhead, and was nearly blinded by the flash of the explosion, which he described as "like a million flash bulbs going off at once". He credits his survival with a brick wall collapsing on top of him during the blast.

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