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Nagisa Ôshima (1932–2013)


Nagisa Oshima's career extends from the initiation of the "Nuberu bagu" (New Wave) movement in Japanese cinema in the late 1950s and early 1960s, to the contemporary use of cinema and television to express paradoxes in modern society. After an early involvement with the student protest movement in Kyoto, Oshima rose rapidly in the Shochiku company... See full bio »

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Taboo Director
(1999)
Gishiki Director
(1971)

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 1999 Taboo
 1995 Nihon eiga no hyaku nen (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Waga eiga jinsei (TV Movie documentary) (uncredited)
 1991 Kyoto, My Mother's Place (Documentary)
 1986 Max mon amour (as Nagisa Oshima)
 1977 Shisha wa itsumademo wakai (TV Movie)
 1977 Yokoi shoichi: guamu-to 28 nen no nazo o ou (TV Movie documentary)
 1976 Ikiteiru gyokusai no shima (TV Short documentary)
 1976 Ikiteiru umi no bohyo (TV Short documentary)
 1976 Denki mo-taku-to (TV Movie documentary)
 1976 Ogon no daichi Bengal (TV Movie documentary)
 1975 Ikiteiru nihonkai-kaisen (TV Movie documentary)
 1973 Bengaru no chichi Raman (TV Movie documentary)
 1972 Goze: Momoku no onna-tabigeinin (TV Short documentary)
 1972 Joi! Bangla (TV Short documentary)
 1972 Kyojin-gun (TV Movie documentary)
 1971 Gishiki
 1969 Boy
 1969 Mo-taku-to to bunka daikakumei (TV Movie documentary)
 1968 Daitoa senso (TV Movie documentary)
 1968 Kôshikei
 1965 Yunbogi no nikki (Documentary short)
 1965 Gyosen sonansu (TV Short documentary)
 1965 Etsuraku
 1964-1965 Ajia no akebono (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (1965)
- Episode #1.12 (1965)
- Episode #1.11 (1965)
- Episode #1.10 (1965)
- Episode #1.9 (1965)
 1964 Chiisana boken ryoko (TV Short)
 1964 Watashi wa Beretto (TV Movie)
 1964 Seishun no ishibumi (TV Short documentary)
 1964 Hankotsu no toride (TV Short documentary)
 1964 Aogeba totoshi (TV Movie)
 1964 Aru kokutetsu-jomuin (TV Short documentary)
 1964 Aisurebakoso (TV Movie)
 1963 Wasurerareta kogun (TV Short documentary)
 1962 Kori no naka no seishun (TV Short documentary)
 1961 Shiiku
 1959 Asu no taiyô (Short)
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Nothing that is expressed is obscene. What is obscene is what is hidden. See more »

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Born in Kyoto, Japan. Studied law at Kyoto University. After graduation, joined the Shochiku Film Company in 1954 as an assistant director. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently worked with his wife, actress 'Akiko Koyama'. See more »

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Aries

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