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Sansho the Bailiff (1954) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Kenji Mizoguchi

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Ogai Mori ... (short story "Sanshô dayû")
Fuji Yahiro ... (screenplay)
Yoshikata Yoda ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Tamaki
Yoshiaki Hanayagi ...
Zushiô
Kyôko Kagawa ...
Anju
Eitarô Shindô ...
Sanshô dayû
Akitake Kôno ...
Taro
Masao Shimizu ...
Masauji Taira
Ken Mitsuda ...
Prime Minister Fujiwara
Kazukimi Okuni ...
Norimura
Yôko Kosono ...
Kohagi
Kimiko Tachibana ...
Namiji
Ichirô Sugai ...
Minister of Justice
Teruko Ômi ...
Nakagimi
Masahiko Kato ...
Young Zushio
Keiko Enami ...
Young Anju
Bontarô Akemi ...
Kichiji
Chieko Naniwa ...
Ubatake
Kikue Môri ...
Priestess
Ryôsuke Kagawa ...
Ritsushi Kumotake
Kanji Koshiba ...
Kaikudo Naito
Shinobu Araki ...
Sadaya
Reiko Kongô ...
Shiono
Shôzô Nanbu ...
Masasue Taira
Ryônosuke Azuma ...
Landlord
Saburô Date ...
Kimpei
Sumao Ishihara ...
Yakko
Ichirô Amano ...
Guard
Yukio Horikita ...
Jiro
Hachirô Ôkuni ...
Saburo Miyazaki
Jun Fujikawa ...
Kanamaru
Akiyoshi Kikuno ...
Guard
Sôji Shibata ...
Sado Man
Akira Shimizu ...
Slave Trader
Goro Nakanishi ...
Guard
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Naoki Fujima
Sachio Horikita
Eiji Ishikura ...
Farmer #1
Midori Komatsu ...
Harbour's lady
Keiko Koyanagi
Kazuko Maeda
Tokio Oki ...
Harbour's man
Shiro Ozaki ...
Farmer #3
Akira Shiga ...
Farmer #2
Sachiko Sôma ...
Sugano
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Produced by 

Masaichi Nagata ... producer

Music by 

Fumio Hayasaka
Kinshichi Kodera
Tamekichi Mochizuki

Cinematography by 

Kazuo Miyagawa

Film Editing by 

Mitsuzô Miyata

Production Design by 

Hisakazu Tsuji

Art Direction by 

Kisaku Itô

Set Decoration by 

Kosaburô Nakajima

Costume Design by 

Shima Yoshizane ... (as Shima Yoshimi)

Makeup Department 

Ritsu Hanai ... hair stylist
Masanori Kobayashi ... makeup artist (as M. Kobayashi)

Production Management 

Hiroshi Ozawa ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Tokuzô Tanaka ... assistant director

Art Department 

Akira Naitô ... assistant art director
Uichirô Yamamoto ... set designer

Sound Department 

Iwao Ôtani ... sound

Camera and Electrical Department 

En'nosuke Asada ... still photographer
Yasuo Iwamoto ... lighting technician
Kenichi Okamoto ... gaffer
Shôzô Tanaka ... camera operator

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Yoshio Ueno ... costume researcher

Other crew 

Yoshikazu Fujiwara ... architecture researcher
Emi Kimura ... archivist
Genjirô Nakamura ... stage manager
Tasaburô Oota ... background design
Hiroshi Shibata ... movement director

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