Kaneto Shindō

Biography

Kaneto Shindō (born April 28, 1912, died May 29, 2012), Hiroshima, Japan) was a Japanese film director. He was married to actress Nobuko Otowa (1925–1994), who appeared in several of his films. He won the 1996 Japan Academy Prize for Director of the Year for A Last Note.

28 titles Writing Directing

7.1

Postcard 一枚のハガキ

2010 · Writer

6.6

Owl ふくろう

2003 · Writer

6.5

A Single Drop of Water in a Mighty River 大河の一滴

2001 · Screenplay

7.0

By Player 三文役者

2000 · Writer

5.7

The Perfect Education 完全なる飼育

1999 · Writer

7.0

Will to Live 生きたい

1999 · Writer

7.0

A Last Note Gogo no Yuigon-jo

1995 · Writer

7.1

The Strange Tale of Oyuki 濹東綺譚

1992 · Writer

8.1

Hachi-ko ハチ公物語

1987 · Screenplay, Story

6.6

Actress Eiga Joyu

1987 · Writer

8.2

Tree Without Leaves 落葉樹

1986 · Screenplay, Original Story

6.4

Black Board

1986 · Writer

6.6

Edo Porn 北斎漫画

1981 · Writer

Rennyo and His Mother Rennyo to sono haha

1981 · Writer

4.8

Deathquake Jishin rettô

1980 · Writer

6.3

The Strangling 絞殺

1979 · Writer

6.8

The Incident 事件

1978 · Screenplay

7.2

The Life of Chikuzan 竹山ひとり旅

1977 · Writer

6.9

My Way わが道

1974 · Writer

6.0

Rica 3: Juvenile's Lullaby 混血児リカ ハマぐれ子守唄

1973 · Screenplay

7.5

The Heart

1973 · Writer

8.0

Under the Flag of the Rising Sun 軍旗はためく下に

1972 · Writer

7.2

Hymn 讃歌

1972 · Writer

6.4

Rica 混血児リカ

1972 · Writer

6.6

The Iron Crown Kanawa

1972 · Writer

Chimimoryo: A Soul of Demons 闇の中の魑魅魍魎

1971 · Screenplay

7.1

The Battle of Okinawa 激動の昭和史 沖縄決戦

1971 · Writer

7.7

Heat Wave Island かげろう

1969 · Writer

7.1

Thousand Cranes 千羽鶴

1969 · Writer

7.5

Devil's Temple Oni No Sumu Yakata

1969 · Writer

7.8

Kuroneko 藪の中の黒猫

1968 · Screenplay

7.6

The House of the Sleeping Virgins 眠れる美女

1968 · Writer

6.9

Libido Sei no kigen

1967 · Writer

A Fallen Woman Daraku suru onna

1967 · Screenplay

6.5

Two Wives 妻二人

1967 · Screenplay

7.2

Fighting Elegy けんかえれじい

1966 · Writer

7.3

Zatoichi's Pilgrimage 座頭市海を渡る

1966 · Screenplay

7.2

Irezumi 刺青

1966 · Screenplay

7.8

Seisaku's Wife 清作の妻

1965 · Writer

7.2

Conquest 悪党

1965 · Screenplay

5.4

A Public Benefactor 傷だらけの山河

1964 · Writer

8.0

Onibaba 鬼婆

1964 · Author

7.1

Manji 卍(まんじ)

1964 · Screenplay

7.5

Mother

1963 · Writer

7.3

The Graceful Brute しとやかな獣

1962 · Writer

6.8

Killer Whale 鯨神

1962 · Writer

7.5

Stolen Pleasure

1962 · Writer

7.3

Destiny's Son Kiru

1962 · Writer

7.0

Human 人間

1962 · Writer

6.5

Black Lizard Kurotokage

1962 · Screenplay

6.4

The Gambling Samurai 国定忠治

1960 · Writer

6.8

Devotion to Railway 大いなる驀進

1960 · Screenplay

8.3

The Naked Island 裸の島

1960 · Author

7.6

Sono kabe o kudake

1959 · Writer

7.0

Lucky Dragon No. 5 Daigo Fukuryu-Maru

1959 · Writer

7.3

The Adulteress 夜の鼓

1958 · Screenplay

6.4

The Naked Sun 裸の太陽

1958 · Screenplay

7.6

Who's The Real Killer Koroshita no wa dare da

1957 · Writer

6.2

The Flesh Is Weak 美徳のよろめき

1957 · Writer

7.6

Harbor Rats 海の野郎ども

1957 · Screenplay

How Sorrowful あやに愛しき

1956 · Screenplay

The Shadow of Fear 狙われた男

1956 · Writer

Ai Sureba Koso

1955 · Screenplay

7.2

The Wolves

1955 · Screenplay

The Motherless 母なき子

1955 · Screenplay

7.6

Cape Ashizuri 足摺岬

1954 · Screenplay

7.5

Ditch どぶ

1954 · Screenplay

6.4

Before Dawn 夜明け前

1953 · Screenplay

A Lonely Woman in a Lonely Land Onna hitori daichi wo yuku

1953 · Writer

7.1

Miniature 縮図

1953 · Writer

7.9

Children of Hiroshima 原爆の子

1952 · Writer

6.9

Dancing Girl 舞姫

1951 · Screenplay

6.8

Story of a Beloved Wife 愛妻物語

1951 · Screenplay

6.5

Pursuit At Dawn Akatsuki no tsuiseki

1950 · Writer

The Rainbow-Colored Flower 七色の花

1950 · Screenplay

7.0

Here's to the Young Lady お嬢さん乾杯

1949 · Writer

7.6

Flame of My Love わが恋は燃えぬ

1949 · Writer

Great X 偉大なるX

1948 · Screenplay

7.1

Temptation 誘惑

1948 · Writer

7.4

The Ball at the Anjo House 安城家の舞踏会

1947 · Writer

7.1

Marriage Kekkon

1947 · Screenplay

6.9

Victory of Women 女性の勝利

1946 · Screenplay

11 titles Writing Directing

7.1

Postcard 一枚のハガキ

2010 · Director

5.4

Teacher and Three Children Ishiuchi jinjô kôtô shôgakkô: Hana wa chiredomo

2008 · Director

6.6

Owl ふくろう

2003 · Director

7.0

By Player 三文役者

2000 · Director

7.0

Will to Live 生きたい

1999 · Director

7.0

A Last Note Gogo no Yuigon-jo

1995 · Director

7.1

The Strange Tale of Oyuki 濹東綺譚

1992 · Director

6.7

Sakura-tai Chiru

1988 · Director

8.2

Tree Without Leaves 落葉樹

1986 · Director

6.4

Black Board

1986 · Director

6.6

Edo Porn 北斎漫画

1981 · Director

6.3

The Strangling 絞殺

1979 · Director

7.2

The Life of Chikuzan 竹山ひとり旅

1977 · Director

6.9

My Way わが道

1974 · Director

7.5

The Heart

1973 · Director

7.2

Hymn 讃歌

1972 · Director

6.6

The Iron Crown Kanawa

1972 · Director

7.0

Live Today, Die Tomorrow! 裸の十九才

1970 · Director

7.7

Heat Wave Island かげろう

1969 · Director

7.8

Kuroneko 藪の中の黒猫

1968 · Director

6.9

Libido Sei no kigen

1967 · Director

7.2

Conquest 悪党

1965 · Director

8.0

Onibaba 鬼婆

1964 · Director

7.5

Mother

1963 · Director

7.0

Human 人間

1962 · Director

8.3

The Naked Island 裸の島

1960 · Director

7.0

Lucky Dragon No. 5 Daigo Fukuryu-Maru

1959 · Director

7.6

Harbor Rats 海の野郎ども

1957 · Director

7.2

The Wolves

1955 · Director

7.5

Ditch どぶ

1954 · Director

7.1

Miniature 縮図

1953 · Director

7.9

Children of Hiroshima 原爆の子

1952 · Director

6.8

Story of a Beloved Wife 愛妻物語

1951 · Director