The Life of Chikuzan (1977)

03/17/1977 (JP) DramaHistory 2h 4m


A 1977 Japanese biographical film directed by Kaneto Shindo based on the life of shamisen player Takahashi Chikuzan.

  1. Kaneto Shindō

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ryūzō Hayashi

    Ryūzō Hayashi

    Chikuzan Takahashi

  2. Nobuko Otowa

    Nobuko Otowa

    Toyo, Mother

  3. Mitsuko Baisho

    Mitsuko Baisho

    Chikuzan's 2nd wife

  4. Dai Kanai

    Sadakichi, Father

  5. Hiroko Isayama

    Hiroko Isayama


  6. Hideo Kanze

    Hideo Kanze


  7. Atsuko Kawaguchi


  8. Takuzō Kawatani

    Takuzō Kawatani


  9. Hōsei Komatsu

    Hōsei Komatsu


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The Life of Chikuzan
The Life of Chikuzan

Original Title 竹山ひとり旅

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget -

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