Saikaku ichidai onna = The life of Oharu

A peerless chronicler of the soul who specialized in supremely emotional, visually exquisite films about the circumstances of women in Japanese society throughout its history, Kenji Mizoguchi (Ugetsu) had already been directing movies for decades when he made The Life of Oharu; in 1952. But this epi...

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Corporate Author: Janus Films.
Other Authors: Mizoguchi, Kenji, 1898-1956; Koi, Hideo; Yoda, Yoshikata, 1909-1991; Tanaka, Kinuyo, 1909-1977; Yamane, Hisako, 1921-1990; Mifune, Toshirō, 1920-1997; Uno, Jūkichi, 1914-1988; Sugai, Ichiro; Shindo, Eitaro; Shimizu, Masao, 1908-1975; Katō, Daisuke, 1911-1975; Yanagi, Eijirō, 1895-1984; Ichikawa, Haruyo; Sawamura, Sadako, 1908-1996; Shiganoya, Benkei; Yoshii, Isamu, 1886-1960; Hirano, Yoshimi; Saitô, Ichirô, 1909-1979; Mizutani, Hiroshi, 1906-1971; Ihara, Saikaku, 1642-1693.; Andrew, Dudley, 1945-; Kajiyama, Koko; Perez, Gilberto, 1943-; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha.; Shintoho Film Distribution.; Criterion Collection (Firm)
Format: DVD
Language: Japanese
Published: [Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, 2013.
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 664.
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