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Toshio Matsumoto (I) (1932–2017)

Matsumoto was born in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan and graduated from Tokyo University in 1955. His first short was Ginrin, which he made in 1955. His most famous film is Funeral Parade of Roses, featuring a transvestite trying to move up in the world of Tokyo Hostess clubs. Matsumoto published many books of photography and was a professor and ... See full bio »


(age 85) in Tokyo, Japan

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 2019 For My Crushed Right Eye (Short)
 2019 Delay Exposure (Short)
 2018 1986 Summer (Short)
 1988 Dogura magura
 1987 Engram (Short)
 1985 Sway: Yuragi (Short)
 1984 Wave (Short)
 1982 Relation (Short)
 1982 Shift (Short)
 1981 Connection (Short) (as T. Matsumoto)
 1980 Ki = Breathing (Short)
 1979 White Hole (Short)
 1978 Enigma: Nazo (Short)
 1975 Atman (Short)
 1975 Phantom (Short)
 1974 Fly (Short)
 1973 Mona Lisa (Short) (as T. Matsumoto)
 1972 Expansion - Kakuchou (Short)
 1971 Demons
 1969 Ecstasis (Short) (as T. Matsumoto)
 1968 Magnetic Scramble (Short)
 1967 Mothers (Documentary short)
 1964 Olympic o hakobu (Documentary short)
 1963 The Song of Stone (TV Movie documentary)
 1962 Watashi wa nylon (Short)
 1961 The Weavers of Nishijin (Documentary short)
 1959 300 ton trailer (Documentary short)
 1959 Haru o yobukora (Documentary short)
 1955 Bicycle in Dream (Documentary short)
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