No photo available. Represent Tomu Uchida? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 107,140 this week

Tomu Uchida (1898–1970)

Tomu Uchida was born on April 26, 1898 in Okayama, Japan. He was a director and actor, known for A Fugitive from the Past (1965), Chiyari Fuji (1955) and Tsuchi (1939). He died on August 7, 1970 in Japan. See full bio »


(age 72) in Japan

Movies for Food Lovers

It's the time of year to break bread and raise a drink with loved ones. Sample some films sure to whet your movie appetites.

Sample some films about food

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 102 people
created 05 Dec 2013
a list of 36 people
created 27 Feb 2014
a list of 33 people
created 12 Aug 2014
a list of 21 people
created 15 Oct 2014
list image
a list of 12 people
created 11 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Tomu Uchida's work have you seen?
4 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »


Hide Hide Show Show Director (50 credits)
Show Show Actor (17 credits)
Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Animation department (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Tomi Uchida

Did You Know?


Japanese film director, a former actor, then assistant to Kenzi Mizoguchi at Nikkatsu, from 1923. Directed comedies after 1927, before turning towards socio/political drama with strong leftist influence. In the 1930s, he fell foul of the prevailing nationalist government and joined the Chinese in their fight against his compatriots. He only returned to Japan in 1954, to direct historical dramas ... See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Great Director. arbocss
Missing film zogz54
Discuss Tomu Uchida on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page