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Fumio Hayasaka (1914–1955)

During his roughly 15-year-long career, Fumio Hayasaka composed scores for some of the biggest names in Japanese cinema and was regarded by many as the finest Japanese film composer alive. Many of his scores were written for no less a cinematic luminary than Akira Kurosawa, including the legendary director's breakthrough multiple-perspective ... See full bio »



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Drunken Angel Composer
Stray Dog Composer
Seven Samurai Composer
Rashomon Composer


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 1955 I Live in Fear (uncredited)
 1954 Sen-hime
 1954 Seven Samurai (music)
 1954 Hanran
 1953 Ugetsu
 1952 Ikiru
 1951 Repast
 1951 Shi no dangai
 1951 Miss Oyu
 1951 The Idiot
 1950 Aizenkô
 1950 Rashomon
 1950 Sasameyuki
 1950 Scandal
 1949 Stray Dog
 1948 Ten no yûgao
 1948 Fujisancho
 1948 Drunken Angel
 1947 Joyu
 1947 Muku no ki no hanashi (Short)
 1947 Four Love Stories (uncredited)
 1942 Haha no chizu
 1942 Koharu kyogen
 1942 Wakai sensei
 1941 Shirasagi
 1941 Poppy
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