Shôhei Imamura

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Known Credits 48

Gender Male

Birthday 1926-09-15

Day of Death 2006-05-30 (79 years old)

Place of Birth Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan

Also Known As

  • Shohei Imamura
  • 今村 昌平
  • 今村昌平
  • 이마무라 쇼헤이
  • Сёхэй Имамура
  • Shōhei Imamura
  • Shouhei Imamura

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Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Shōhei Imamura (Tokyo, 15 September 1926 – 30 May 2006) was a Japanese film director. Imamura was the first Japanese director to win two Palme d'Or awards, but was never Oscar nominated for any category.

His eldest son Daisuke Tengan is also a script writer and film director, and worked on the screenplays to Imamura's films The Eel (1997), Dr. Akagi (1998), Warm Water Under a Red Bridge (2001) and 11'9"01 September 11 (2002).

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