Kiyoshi Kurosawa

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Kiyoshi Kurosawa was born on July 19, 1955 in Kobe, Japan. He is a director and writer, known for Cure (1997), Tokyo Sonata (2008) and Pulse (2001). He is married to ?. See full bio »

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Known For

Cure Director
Tokyo Sonata Director
Pulse Director


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 2022 Modern Love Tokyo (TV Series) (1 episode)
- For 13 Days, I Believed Him (2022) ... (directed by)
 2020 Wife of a Spy
 2017 Foreboding
 2017 Yochô: Sanpo suru Shinryakusha (TV Mini Series) (5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2017)
- Episode #1.4 (2017)
- Episode #1.3 (2017)
- Episode #1.2 (2017)
- Episode #1.1 (2017)
 2016 Daguerreotype
 2016 Creepy
 2013 Seventh Code
 2013 Real
 2012 Penance (TV Mini Series) (5 episodes)
- Tsugunai (2012)
- To tsuki to oka (2012)
- Kuma no kyoudai (2012)
- PTA rinji soukai (2012)
- French Doll (2012)
 2008 Tokyo Sonata
 2006 Retribution
 2005 Loft
 2004 Ghost Cop (Short)
 2003 Doppelganger
 2002 Bright Future
 2001 2001-nen eiga to tabi (Video documentary short)
 2001 Gakko no Kaidan: Mononoke Special (TV Special) (segment "Hanako-san")
 2001 Pulse
 2000 Seance (TV Movie)
 1999 Charisma
 1998 Gakkô no kaidan G (TV Movie) (story "Kodama")
 1997 Cure
 1997 Gakkô no kaidan F (TV Movie) (story "Haiko kidan")
 1996 Door III
 1994 Yakuza Taxi (Video)
 1993 Watanabe (TV Series)
 1990-1992 Dramadas (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1989 Dangerous Stories (segment "They Came Tonight as Well")
 1989 Sweet Home
 1988 Girl! Girl! Girl! (Short)
 1985 Bumpkin Soup
 1978 School Days (Short)
 1976 The Flashing Signal (Short)
 1973 Rokko (Short)
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I would probably have to say that the student films I made on Super-8 are my most personal. I shot and edited them myself. Once I started making commercial films and working with a large cast, D.P. and crew, I've never felt that I could call any of the films I made in this format personal. See more »


Is not related to Akira Kurosawa.


Frequently casts actor Kôji Yakusho, whom he sees as a representation of himself. See more »

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