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Takeji Sano (1930–2011)

Takeji Sano was born on May 11, 1930 in Kyoto, Japan. He is known for his work on Ran (1985), Kagemusha (1980) and Hachi-gatsu no rapusodî (1991). He died on March 4, 2011 in Kyoto. See full bio »


(age 80) in Kyoto, Japan

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Ran Camera and Electrical Department
Kagemusha Camera and Electrical Department
Hachi-gatsu no rapusodî
Hachi-gatsu no rapusodî Camera and Electrical Department
Maadadayo Camera and Electrical Department


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 2010 Leonie (gaffer)
 2004 Riyû (gaffer)
 2002 Kagami no onnatachi (gaffer)
 1999 Ame agaru (lighting technician - as Takeharu Sano)
 1996 Boku wa benkyo ga dekinai (gaffer)
 1993 Niji no hashi (gaffer)
 1993 Maadadayo (gaffer)
 1991 Hachi-gatsu no rapusodî (lighting technician)
 1990 Dreams (gaffer - uncredited)
 1989 Maihime (gaffer)
 1986 Yari no Gonza (gaffer)
 1985 Ran (gaffer - as Takeharu Sano)
 1984 Setouchi shonen yakyu dan (gaffer)
 1981 Akuryo-To (gaffer)
 1980 Kagemusha (lighting technician)
 1977 Ballad of Orin (gaffer)
 1977 Utamaro: Yume to shiriseba (gaffer)
 1973 Seigen-ki (gaffer)
 1971 Chinmoku (gaffer)
 1971 Mandara (gaffer)
 1970 This Transient Life (gaffer)
 1968 Kaette kita yopparai (gaffer)
 1968 Kigeki meoto zenzai (gaffer)
 1966 Gohiki no shinshi (gaffer)
 1964 Samurai from Nowhere (gaffer)
 1963 Arashi wo yobu jûhachinin (gaffer)
 1959 Edo yumin den (gaffer)
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Takeharu Sano

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