Yasujiro Ozu

Dec 12, 1903
Tokyo, Japan


Yasujiro Ozu has been widely touted as the most Japanese of Japanese film directors. In fact, Japanese distributors initially refused to release Ozu's work abroad, fearing that the West wouldn't appreciate its subtle beauty at a time when films of Akira Kurosawa and Kenji Mizoguchi were winning award after award at international film festivals.… More


Yasujiro Ozu Videos

Tokyo Story
2 minute
An Autumn Afternoon
4 minutes 55 seconds

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