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Yoshikata Yoda (1909–1991)

Yoshikata Yoda was born in 1909. He was a writer and cinematographer, known for An Osaka Story (1957), Stepbrothers (1957) and Death of a Tea Master (1989). He died on November 14, 1991 in Japan. See full bio »



(age 82) in Japan

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Known For

Stepbrothers Writer
Ugetsu Writer


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 1989 Death of a Tea Master (writer)
 1978 Love and Faith (writer)
 1974 Bad Reputation: Turf Wars (screenplay)
 1969 Fylfot Swordplay (writer)
 1968 Peony Lantern (writer)
 1968 Eighteen Bad Reputation (screenplay)
 1967 Namida gawa
 1963 Zangiku monogatari (screenplay)
 1963 Bushido
 1963 Nyokei kazoku
 1962 Another New Bad Reputation Story (screenplay)
 1962 Ayako
 1962 Onnakeizu
 1961 Another Bad Reputation Story (screenplay)
 1961 Bad Reputation (screenplay)
 1961 Harekosode
 1960 The War Without Weapons (screenplay)
 1960 Abarenbô taishô (screenplay)
 1959 Aijô fudo (screenplay)
 1959 Ballad of the Cart (writer)
 1957 Stepbrothers
 1957 Temple of Revenge (screenplay)
 1957 An Osaka Story (screenplay)
 1957 Horse Boy (screenplay)
 1956 Sisters of Gion (original idea) / (screenplay)
 1955 Princess Yang Kwei-fei (screenplay)
 1954 A Story from Chikamatsu (screenplay)
 1954 The Woman of Rumour (written by)
 1954 Sansho the Bailiff (written by)
 1954 Tôjin Okichi (screenplay)
 1953 A Geisha (written by)
 1953 Ugetsu (written by)
 1953 Kettô gofun mae (screenplay)
 1952 Koikaze gojûsan-tsugi (story)
 1951 Aizenbashi (screenplay)
 1951 Miss Oyu (written by)
 1951 Gion monogatari: Shun'en (screenplay)
 1951 Shunen
 1951 The Killing of Otsuya (screenplay)
 1951 Oboro kago
 1950 Sengoku-matoi (screenplay)
 1950 Shimai hoshi (screenplay)
 1950 Fukkatsu
 1949 Flame of My Love (writer)
 1948 Women of the Night (story)
 1944 Kodachi no tsukau onna (screenplay)
 1941 The 47 Ronin (screenplay)
 1940 Naniwa onna
 1939 Bumbuku chagama (writer)
 1938 Ajia no musume (writer)
 1938 Aa kokyo (writer)
 1936 Osaka Elegy (screenplay)
 1934 Jûgo ni saku (screenplay)
 1931 Shiroi ane - Kôhen (screenplay)
 1931 Shiroi ane - Zempen (screenplay)
 1931 Umi no nai minato (adaptation)
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A frequent collaborator on the films of Kenji Mizoguchi.

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