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Keisuke Kinoshita (1912–1998)

Keisuke Kinoshita was born on December 5, 1912 in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan. He was a writer and director, known for Twenty-Four Eyes (1954), The Ballad of Narayama (1958) and The Garden of Women (1954). He died on December 30, 1998 in Tokyo, Japan. See full bio »


(age 86) in Tokyo, Japan

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Known For

Twenty-Four Eyes
The Garden of Women
A Japanese Tragedy


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 2000 Dora-heita (screenplay)
 1988 Father (writer)
 1983 Children of Nagasaki (writer)
 1979 My Son! My Son! (writer)
 1967 Natsukashiki fue ya taiko (writer)
 1967 Green Light to Joy (written by)
 1966 Akogare (story)
 1963 Shitô no densetsu (writer)
 1961 Eien no hito
 1960 Fuefukigawa
 1960 Haru no yume (screenplay)
 1959 Kyô mo mata kakute ari nan (writer)
 1959 Farewell to Spring (writer)
 1959 Kazabana (writer)
 1958 Kono ten no niji (writer)
 1958 The Ballad of Narayama (writer)
 1956 Taiyô to bara (screenplay) / (story)
 1955 Tooi kumo
 1954 Twenty-Four Eyes (screenplay)
 1953 Koibumi (writer)
 1953 A Japanese Tragedy (writer)
 1953 Sincerity (writer)
 1951 Umi no hanabi (screenplay) / (story)
 1951 Boyhood (screenplay)
 1951 Zen-ma
 1950 Wedding Ring (screenplay)
 1949 Yabure-daiko (screenplay) / (story)
 1948 Onna
 1947 Fushichô
 1947 Kekkon (story)
 1946 Waga koi seshi otome (screenplay) / (story)
 1942 Otoko no iki
 1939 Gonin no kyodai (idea) / (screenplay)
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Keisuke Kinoshita, Kurosawa Akira, Ichikawa Kon and Kobayashi Masaki formed their own company Yonki No Kai ('Club Of The Four Knights') in 1969 to assert an independent film making process and escape the studio system. See more »

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