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Kenichi Okamoto is known for his work on Rashomon (1950), Ugetsu (1953) and In the Realm of the Senses (1976). See full bio »
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 1991 Kyoto, My Mother's Place (Documentary) (lighting technician)
 1983 Hometown (lighting technician)
 1981 Willful Murder (gaffer)
 1980 Kaichô-on (gaffer)
 1979 The Strangling (gaffer)
 1978 Empire of Passion (lighting technician)
 1977 The Life of Chikuzan (lighting technician)
 1976 The Inugami Family (lighting technician)
 1976 Fumô chitai (gaffer)
 1976 In the Realm of the Senses (lighting technician)
 1974 My Way (lighting technician)
 1973 Love Betrayed (lighting technician)
 1973 Konketsuji Rika: Hamagure komoriuta (lighting technician)
 1973 Rica 2: Lonely Wanderer (lighting technician)
 1972 Sanka (gaffer)
 1972 Konketsuji Rika (lighting technician)
 1972 Shinobugawa (gaffer)
 1972 Kanawa (gaffer)
 1971 Yami no naka no chimimoryo (lighting)
 1970 Live Today, Die Tomorrow! (gaffer)
 1970 Strange Affinity (gaffer)
 1969 Heat Wave Island (lighting technician)
 1968 Operation Negligee (gaffer)
 1965 A Scoundrel (gaffer)
 1965 Fûrai ninpôchô (gaffer)
 1964 Nemuri Kyoshiro 4: Joyoken (lighting technician)
 1963 Echizen take-ningyo (gaffer)
 1963 Daisan no kagemusha (gaffer)
 1963 An Actor's Revenge (lighting technician)
 1962 New Bad Reputation Continues (lighting technician)
 1962 Edo e hyaku-nana-jû ri (gaffer)
 1962 Shin akumyo (lighting technician)
 1962 The Outcast (gaffer)
 1962 Gan no tera (gaffer)
 1961 Shaka (lighting technician)
 1961 Akumyô (lighting technician)
 1961 Koshoku ichidai otoko (gaffer)
 1960 Satan's Sword (gaffer)
 1960 Bonchi (lighting technician)
 1959 Wakaki hi no Nobunaga (gaffer)
 1959 Enchanted Princess (gaffer)
 1959 Nuregami sandogasa (gaffer)
 1959 Jirocho Fuji (gaffer)
 1958 Nuregami kenpo (gaffer)
 1958 Conflagration (lighting technician)
 1957 Momotarô-zamurai (gaffer)
 1957 Naruto hichô (gaffer)
 1957 Yatarô gasa (gaffer)
 1957 Ôsaka monogatari (lighting technician)
 1956 River of the Night (gaffer)
 1956 Yaji-kita dôchû (lighting technician - as Ken'ichi Okamoto)
 1955 Taira Clan Saga (gaffer)
 1954 The Crucified Lovers (gaffer)
 1954 Sen-hime (lighting technician)
 1954 Uwasa no onna (gaffer)
 1954 Sansho the Bailiff (gaffer)
 1953 Gion bayashi (gaffer)
 1953 Yokubo (gaffer)
 1953 Ugetsu (gaffer)
 1953 Senba zuru (gaffer)
 1952 This Way, That Way (lighting technician)
 1952 Taki no Shiraito (gaffer)
 1952 Sisters of Nishijin (gaffer)
 1951 Story of a Beloved Wife (gaffer)
 1951 Miss Oyu (gaffer)
 1950 Rashomon (lighting technician)
 1949 Invisible Man Appears (gaffer)
 1949 Hana kurabe tanuki-goten (lighting technician)
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