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Tôru Takemitsu (1930–1996)

Tôru Takemitsu was born on October 8, 1930 in Tokyo, Japan. He was a composer, known for Ran (1985), Rising Sun (1993) and Harakiri (1962). He died on February 20, 1996 in Tokyo. See full bio »

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(age 65) in Tokyo, Japan

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Known For

Ran Composer
(1985)
Rising Sun Composer
(1993)
Harakiri Composer
(1962)
Double Suicide Composer
(1969)

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 1998 Povinnost (TV Mini-Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1998)
- Episode #1.2 (1998)
- Episode #1.1 (1998)
 1995 Nihon eiga no hyaku nen (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Sharaku
 1994 Music for the Movies: Tôru Takemitsu (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Rising Sun
 1993 Concrete Dream (Short)
 1992 Gô-hime
 1991 The Inland Sea (Documentary)
 1989 For the Whales (TV Movie documentary)
 1989 Rikyu
 1989 Kuroi ame
 1988 Arashi ga oka
 1987 Kesa no aki (TV Movie)
 1986 Zen no sekai (TV Series documentary)
 1986 Yari no Gonza
 1985 Himatsuri
 1985 Ran
 1985 A.K. (Documentary)
 1984 Antonio Gaudí (Documentary)
 1984 Shin yumechiyo nikki (TV Series)
 1983 Nami no bon (TV Movie)
 1983 Tokyo Trial (Documentary)
 1982 Yogen (Documentary short)
 1980 Ki = Breathing (Short)
 1979 Moeru aki
 1979 Kataku (Short)
 1977 Sabita honoo
 1974 Kaseki
 1974 Shiawase
 1974 Himiko
 1973 Seigen-ki
 1972 Samâ sorujâ
 1971 Tennô no seiki (TV Series documentary)
 1971 Chinmoku
 1971 Gishiki
 1970 Dodes'ka-den
 1969 Kyoto (Documentary short)
 1969 Bullet Wound
 1966 Akogare
 1966 Tanin no kao
 1966 Kinokawa
 1965 Ako (Short)
 1965 Hozee Tooresu (Documentary)
 1965 The Koumiko Mystery (Documentary)
 1965 Beast Alley
 1965 Samurai Spy
 1964 Kwaidan
 1964 Seishun no ishibumi (TV Short documentary)
 1964 Nyotai
 1964 Assassination
 1964 Love (Short) (as T. Takemitsu)
 1964 Kawaita hana
 1963 Shiro to kuro
 1963 Kyoto
 1962 Human Zoo (Short)
 1962 The Body
 1962 Harakiri
 1962 Pitfall
 1962 Love at Twenty (segment "Japan")
 1961 Mozu
 1961 Furyo shonen
 1959 Hozee Toresu (Documentary short)
 1957 Doshaburi
 1955 Ginrin (Documentary short)
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Alternate Names:

T. Takemitsu | Tooru Takemitsu | Toru Takemitsu
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