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Rhapsody in August (1991) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Akira Kurosawa

Writing Credits  

Kiyoko Murata ... (novel "Nabe no Naka")
 
Akira Kurosawa
 
Ishirô Honda ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

Sachiko Murase ...
Kane
Hisashi Igawa ...
Tadao
Narumi Kayashima ...
Machino
Tomoko Ôtakara ...
Tami
Mitsunori Isaki ...
Shinjiro
Toshie Negishi ...
Kane's daughter
Hidetaka Yoshioka ...
Tateo
Chôichirô Kawarasaki ...
Noboru
Mieko Suzuki ...
Minako (as Mie Suzuki)
...
Clark (as Richâdo Gia)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shizuko Azuma
Satoko Hayashi
Masahito Hirose
Noriko Honma ...
Mourner
Ayao Imada
Tomi Iwasawa
Wasuke Izumi
Saburô Kadowaki
Hiroko Kamaya
Maru Kariya
Tsuyo Kataoka
Shigeo Katô
Setsuko Kawaguchi
Natsuyo Kawakami
Michio Kida
Yoshie Kihira
Sakae Koike
Akiji Maeda
Hiroko Maki
Yoshiko Maki
Ise Maruyama
Kappei Matsumoto
Goichi Nagatani
Kiyoshi Nakamura
Chiyono Nakayama
Junpei Natsuki
Ei Ogata
Masako Oka
Teru Oki
Kinu Ono
Matsue Ono
Kumeko Otowa
Sachio Sakai ...
Mourner
Akio Sakita
Takatoshi Shimohira
Yukie Shimura
Yukie Sugisaki
Tomo Takano
Fumi Takeshita
Tadashi Tomonaga
Kimi Toshita
Yoshiko Tsuji
Haruko Uesugi
Torauemon Utazawa
Koji Wada
Tai Yamaguchi
Mieko Yasunaga
Katsuji Yoshida
Chiyoko Yoshihara
Haruo Yoshihara
Hideko Yoshiyama
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Produced by 

Seikichi Iizumi ... associate producer
Mike Y. Inoue ... associate producer
Hisao Kurosawa ... producer
Toru Okuyama ... executive producer

Music by 

Shinichirô Ikebe

Cinematography by 

Takao Saitô
Shôji Ueda

Film Editing by 

Akira Kurosawa

Production Design by 

Yoshirô Muraki

Costume Design by 

Kazuko Kurosawa

Makeup Department 

Tameyuki Aimi ... makeup artist
Yumiko Fujii ... hair stylist
Yamada Katsura ... hairdresser / wigs
Sakai Nakao ... hair stylist
Norio Sano ... makeup artist
Kazuhiro Tsuji ... special makeup effects artist
Shoshichiro Ueda ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Masahiko Kumada ... unit manager
Teruyo Nogami ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Vittorio Dalle Ore ... assistant director
Takashi Koizumi ... chief assistant director
Naohito Sakai ... assistant director
Toru Tanaka ... assistant director
Okihiro Yoneda ... assistant director

Art Department 

Kôichi Hamamura ... set director
Kyôko Heya ... art assistant
Nami Ishida ... property master
Junichiro Konnai ... set construction
Takeshi Koshimizu ... set construction
Katsuji Maruyama ... set construction
Koichi Nonaka ... property master
Satoshi Ota ... property master
Yasuyoshi Ototake ... art assistant
Tadao Shibuya ... set construction
Tsuyoshi Shimizu ... art assistant
Tsuneo Shimura ... art assistant
Tetsuji Tatsuta ... property master
Kazuharu Tsuboi ... set construction
Ichiro Utsuki ... set construction

Sound Department 

Kenichi Benitani ... sound
Soichi Inoue ... sound assistant
Ichirô Minawa ... sound effects editor
Masatoshi Saito ... sound effects editor

Camera and Electrical Department 

Yukio Choya ... lighting technician
Hisanori Furukawa ... lighting technician
Daizaburo Harada ... still photographer
Masahiko Hayashi ... assistant camera
Hidehiro Igarashi ... assistant camera
Miyanobu Inori ... lighting technician
Hiroshi Ishida ... assistant camera
Tadatoshi Kitagawa ... lighting technician
Hiroyuki Kitazawa ... assistant camera
Motonobu Kiyoku ... assistant camera
Kenzo Masuda ... set lighting rigging
Isamu Miwano ... grip
Makoto Sano ... lighting technician
Takeji Sano ... lighting technician
Tetsuo Sawada ... lighting technician
Yoshinori Sekiguchi ... assistant camera
Kazuo Shikayama ... grip
Shigeo Suzuki ... assistant camera
Yukio Tanaka ... set lighting rigging
Shintaro Tazaki ... lighting technician
Hiromatsu Toyoyama ... grip
Satoshi Tsuyuki ... grip
Isao Yasui ... lighting technician

Casting Department 

Tsuyoshi Sugino ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Yoko Nagano ... wardrobe
Mitsuru Otsuka ... wardrobe

Editorial Department 

Tome Minami ... negative cutter
Masaru Muramoto ... assistant editor
Ryûsuke Ôtsubo ... assistant editor

Transportation Department 

Hiroto Kurokawa ... transportation
Haruo Nakajima ... transportation
Ken Ogata ... transportation

Other crew 

Peter Grilli ... advisor: Japanese dialogue, Richard Gere
Ishirô Honda ... creative consultant
Shushin Hosoya ... head production assistant
Hiroko Idetsu ... production accountant
Ryosetsu Imai ... title calligraphy
Naotaka Kacho ... unit publicist
Kenji Kanai ... organ tuning
Toshiaki 'Sampei' Kimura ... production assistant
Shuji Matsumoto ... production accountant
Magosaka Osada ... location manager: Gotemba
Shizuo Osada ... location manager: Gotemba
Satoshi Shimozawa ... production assistant
Izuhiko Suehiro ... production coordinator
Kimihiko Tsurugaya ... production assistant
Kazutoshi Wadakura ... production assistant
Ryohei Yamaoka ... advisor: ants march
Ryûsuke Ôtsubo ... instructor: Nagasaki dialect

Thanks 

Eric Roth ... special thanks
Kazuhiro Sawa ... thanks
Crew believed to be complete

See also

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