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Nobuhiko Ôbayashi

Nobuhiko Ôbayashi was born on January 9, 1938 in Onomichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. He is a director and editor, known for House (1977), Turning Point (1994) and The Discarnates (1988). See full bio »

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Known For

House Director
(1977)
Turning Point Director
(1994)
The Discarnates Director
(1988)
Sada Director
(1998)

Filmography

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 2017 Hanagatami
 2014 Seven Weeks
 2013 So Long! (Video)
 2004 The Reason
 2002 The Last Snow
 2001 Kokubetsu (TV Movie)
 1999 That Guy
 1998 Sada
 1996 Mikeneko Hômuzu no suiri (TV Movie)
 1995 Ashita
 1994 Turning Point
 1985 Shimaizaka
 1985 Lonelyheart
 1984 Shinjuro
 1984 Kenya Boy
 1978 Hito wa sore wo scandal to iu (TV Series)
 1978 Take Me Away!
 1977 House
 1968 Confession
 1966 Emotion (Short)
 1964 Complex (Short)
 1963 Nakasendô (Short)
 1963 Onomichi (Short)
 1963 Remembrance (Short)
 1961 Mokuyôbi (Short)
 1960 Dandanko (Short)
 1960 The Girl in the Picture (Short)
Show Show Editor (32 credits)
Show Show Writer (24 credits)
Show Show Actor (8 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (7 credits)
Show Show Composer (6 credits)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Special effects (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
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Personal Details

Official Sites:

(in Japanese) | Official Blog

Alternate Names:

Nobuhiko Obayashi
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Trivia:

Obayashi is well known as a "TV talent" (guest celebrity) on Japanese talk shows, game shows, and commercials. See more »

Trademark:

A student of piano, he features the instrument prominently in numerousfilms, particularly House (1977) and The Drifting Classroom (1987).

Nickname:

OB

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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