No photo available. Represent Kenshô Yamashita? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 503,924 this week

Kenshô Yamashita (1944–2016)

Kenshô Yamashita was born on July 8, 1944 in Kagoshima, Japan. He was an assistant director and director, known for Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla (1994), Terror of Mechagodzilla (1975) and Nainteîn (1987). He died on August 16, 2016 in Japan. See full bio »


(age 72) in Japan

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 73 people
created 31 Dec 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Kenshô Yamashita's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Terror of Mechagodzilla
Terror of Mechagodzilla Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nainteîn Director
The Makioka Sisters
The Makioka Sisters Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


Hide Hide Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (9 credits)
 1993 Last Song (assistant director)
 1991 Dai yûkai (assistant director)
 1983 The Makioka Sisters (assistant director)
 1979 Eireitachi no oenka: saigo no sôkeisen (chief assistant director)
 1977 Sugata Sanshiro (chief assistant director)
 1976 Tsuma to onna no aida (second assistant director)
 1975 Hi no ataru sakamichi (chief assistant director)
 1975 Terror of Mechagodzilla (chief assistant director)
 1971 Gekido no showashi: Okinawa kessen (assistant director)
Hide Hide Show Show Director (3 credits)
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (1 credit)
 1973 Ôkami no monshô
Inugami's Father

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial