Sansho the Bailiff

In medieval Japan a compassionate governor is sent into exile. His wife and children try to join him, but are separated, and the children grow up amid suffering and oppression.
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Film Cast:

  • Tamaki: Kinuyo Tanaka
  • Zushiô: Yoshiaki Hanayagi
  • Anju: Kyōko Kagawa
  • Sanshô dayû: Eitarō Shindō
  • Taro: Akitake Kôno
  • Zushiō as a Boy: Masahiko Tsugawa
  • Young Anju: Keiko Enami
  • Masauji Taira: Masao Shimizu
  • Prime Minister Fujiwara: Ken Mitsuda
  • Norimura: Kazukimi Okuni
  • Kohagi: Yōko Kozono
  • Namiji: Noriko Tachibana
  • Minister of Justice: Ichirō Sugai
  • Nakagimi: Teruko Omi
  • Ubatake: Chieko Naniwa
  • Priestess: Kikue Mōri
  • Ritsushi Kumotake: Ryōsuke Kagawa
  • Kaikudo Naito: Kanji Koshiba
  • Sadaya: Shinobu Araki
  • Shiono: Reiko Kongō
  • Masasue Taira: Shōzō Nanbu
  • Landlord: Ryônosuke Azuma
  • Yakko: Sumao Ishihara
  • Jiro: Yukio Horikita
  • Kanamaru: Jun Fujikawa
  • Sado man: Sôji Shibata
  • Slave Trader: Akira Shimizu
  • Harbour’s lady: Midori Komatsu
  • Harbour’s man: Tokio Oki
  • Farmer #2: Akira Shiga
  • Kimpei: Saburo Date
  • …: Goro Nakanishi
  • …: Ichirô Amano
  • Saburo Miyazaki: Hachiro Okuni
  • …: Akiyoshi Kikuno

Film Crew:

  • Producer: Masaichi Nagata
  • Original Music Composer: Fumio Hayasaka
  • Director of Photography: Kazuo Miyagawa
  • Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
  • Assistant Director: Tokuzō Tanaka
  • Screenplay: Yoshikata Yoda
  • Production Design: Hisakazu Tsuji
  • Screenplay: Fuji Yahiro
  • Assistant Art Director: Akira Naitô
  • Editor: Mitsuzô Miyata
  • Story: Ogai Mori
  • Original Music Composer: Tamekichi Mochizuki
  • Original Music Composer: Kanahichi Odera
  • Sound Designer: Iwao Ôtani
  • Gaffer: Kenichi Okamoto
  • Art Direction: Kisaku Ito
  • Camera Operator: Shôzô Tanaka
  • Costume Design: Shima Yoshizane

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