Yasujirō Ozu

Biography

Yasujirō Ozu (12 December 1903 – 12 December 1963) was a Japanese film director and screenwriter. He began his career during the era of silent films. Ozu first made a number of short comedies, before turning to more serious themes in the 1930s.

Marriage and family, especially the relati...

31 titles Directing Writing

8.2

An Autumn Afternoon 秋刀魚の味

1962 · Director

8.0

The End of Summer 小早川家の秋

1961 · Director

8.2

Late Autumn 秋日和

1960 · Director

8.0

Floating Weeds 浮草

1959 · Director

7.9

Good Morning お早よう

1959 · Director

8.0

Equinox Flower 彼岸花

1958 · Director

8.3

Tokyo Twilight 東京暮色

1957 · Director

8.0

Early Spring 早春

1956 · Director

8.2

Tokyo Story 東京物語

1953 · Director

7.9

The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice お茶漬けの味

1952 · Director

8.2

Early Summer 麦秋

1951 · Director

7.5

The Munekata Sisters 宗方姉妹

1950 · Director

8.3

Late Spring 晩春

1949 · Director

7.9

Record of a Tenement Gentleman Nagaya shinshiroku

1947 · Director

7.8

There Was a Father 父ありき

1942 · Director

7.5

Brothers and Sisters of the Toda Family 戸田家の兄妹

1941 · Director

7.3

What Did the Lady Forget? Shukujo wa nani o wasureta ka

1937 · Director

7.9

The Only Son 一人息子

1936 · Director

8.0

An Inn in Tokyo 東京の宿

1935 · Director

6.6

A Mother Should Be Loved 母を恋はずや

1934 · Director

7.9

A Story of Floating Weeds 浮草物語

1934 · Director

7.5

Passing Fancy 出来ごころ

1933 · Director

7.1

Dragnet Girl Hijosen no onna

1933 · Director

8.0

I Was Born, But... 大人の見る繪本 生れてはみたけれど

1932 · Director

6.5

Until the Day We Meet Again また逢ふ日まで

1932 · Director

7.0

Where Now Are the Dreams of Youth? 靑春の夢いまいづこ

1932 · Director

7.4

Tokyo Chorus 東京の合唱

1931 · Director

6.5

The Lady and the Beard 淑女と髭

1931 · Director

7.0

That Night's Wife その夜の妻

1930 · Director

6.5

Walk Cheerfully 朗かに歩め

1930 · Director

6.5

I Flunked, But... 落第はしたけれど

1930 · Director

6.5

Days of Youth 学生ロマンス 若き日

1929 · Director

26 titles Directing Writing

6.4

The Radish and the Carrot 大根と人参

1965 · Story

8.2

An Autumn Afternoon 秋刀魚の味

1962 · Screenplay

8.0

The End of Summer 小早川家の秋

1961 · Screenplay

8.2

Late Autumn 秋日和

1960 · Screenplay

8.0

Floating Weeds 浮草

1959 · Screenplay

7.9

Good Morning お早よう

1959 · Writer

8.0

Equinox Flower 彼岸花

1958 · Writer

8.3

Tokyo Twilight 東京暮色

1957 · Writer

8.0

Early Spring 早春

1956 · Writer

7.4

The Moon Has Risen 月は上りぬ

1955 · Writer

8.2

Tokyo Story 東京物語

1953 · Writer

7.9

The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice お茶漬けの味

1952 · Writer

8.2

Early Summer 麦秋

1951 · Writer

7.5

The Munekata Sisters 宗方姉妹

1950 · Screenplay

8.3

Late Spring 晩春

1949 · Screenplay

7.9

Record of a Tenement Gentleman Nagaya shinshiroku

1947 · Writer

7.8

There Was a Father 父ありき

1942 · Writer

7.5

Brothers and Sisters of the Toda Family 戸田家の兄妹

1941 · Writer

7.3

What Did the Lady Forget? Shukujo wa nani o wasureta ka

1937 · Writer

7.5

Unending Advance Kagirinaki zenshin

1937 · Story

7.9

The Only Son 一人息子

1936 · Story

8.0

An Inn in Tokyo 東京の宿

1935 · Story

6.6

A Mother Should Be Loved 母を恋はずや

1934 · Novel

7.9

A Story of Floating Weeds 浮草物語

1934 · Story

7.5

Passing Fancy 出来ごころ

1933 · Story

7.1

Dragnet Girl Hijosen no onna

1933 · Story

8.0

I Was Born, But... 大人の見る繪本 生れてはみたけれど

1932 · Idea

6.5

I Flunked, But... 落第はしたけれど

1930 · Story

6.5

Days of Youth 学生ロマンス 若き日

1929 · Writer