Fukasaku Kinji

Fukasaku Kinji

Fukasaku Kinji (1930) made his début as a director in 1963 with Greed in Broad Daylight and has since then made numerous films. Last year an extensive survey of Fukasaku's work was screened in Rotterdam, including Battles Without Honour and Humanity, the Yakuza film with which he made his name.

Filmography

Furaibo tantei: akai tan no sangeki (1961), Furaibo tantei: misaki wo wataru kuroi kaze (1961), Fanki hatto no kaidanji (1961), Fanki hatto no kaidanji: nisenman en no ude (1961), Hakuchu no muraikan/Greed in Broad Daylight (1961), Hokori takaki chosen/The Proud Challenge (1962), Gyangu tai G-men (1962), Gyangu domei/Gang Alliance (1963), Jako-man to tetsu (1964), Okami to buta to ningen/The Wolf, the Pig and the Man (1964), Odoshi (1965), Kamikaze yaro: mahiru no ketto (1965), Hokkai no abare-ryu (1965), Kaisanshiki/The Breakup (1967), Bakuto kaisanshiki (1968), Kurotokage (1968), Kyokatsu koso ga waga jinsei/Call Me Blackmail! (1968), Ganma dai-sango: uchu daisakusen/Green Slime (1968), Kurobara no yakata/(Mansion of) The Black Rose (1969), Nihon boryokudan: kumicho/Japan Organized Crime Boss (1969), Chizome no daimon (1970), Kimi ga wakamono nara/If You Were Young (1970), Tora, tora, tora/Tora! Tora! Tora! (co-directed with Richard Fleisher) Bakuto gaijin butai/Sympathy for the Underdog (1971), Gunki wa tameku moto ni/Under the Flag of the Rising Sun (1972), Gendai yakuza: hito-kiri yota/ Street Mobster (1972), Hito-kiri yota: kyoken san kyodai (1972), Jingi naki tatakai/Battles Without Honor and Humanity (1973), Jingi naki tatakai: Hiroshima shito-hen (1973), Jingi naki tatakai: dairi senso (1973), Jingi naki tatakai: chojo sakusen (1974), Jingi naki tatakai: kanketsuhen (1974), Shin jingi naki tatakai (1974),Jingi no hakaba/Graveyard of Honor (1975), Kenkei tai soshiki boryoku/Cops vs. Thugs (1975), Shikingen godatsu (1975), Shin jingi naki tatakai: kumicho no kubi (1975), Boso panikku: dai-gekitotsu (1976), Shin jingi naki tatakai: kumicho saigo no hi/New Battles Without Honor and Humanity: The Boss' Final Day (1976), Yakuza no hakaba: kuchinashi no hana (1976), Hokuriku dairi senso (1977), Doberman deka/The Detective Doberman (1977),Yagyu ichizoku no inbo/Shogun's Samurai (1978), Uchu kara no messeiji/Message from Space (1978), Ako-jo danzetsu/The Fall of Ako Castle (1978), Fukkatsu no hi/Day of Ressurection (aka Virus) (1980), Seishun no mon/Gate of Youth (co-directed withKurahara Koreyoshi) (1981), Makai tensho/Samurai Reincarnation (1981),Dotonborigawa (1982), Kamata koshin kyoku/Fall Guy (1982), Jinsei gekijo (co-directed with Sato Junya and Nakajima Sadao) (1983),Satomi hakkenden/Legend of Eight Samurai (1983), Shanghai bansukingu (1984), Kataku no hito/House on Fire (1986), Hissatsu 4: urami harashimasu (1987), Hana no ran/The Rage of Love (1988), Itsu ka gira-gira suru hi/Double Cross (1992), Chushingura gaiden: yotsuya kwaidan/Crest of Betrayal (1994), Omocha/The Geisha House (1999), Battle Royale (2000), Batoru rowaiaru II: Chinkonka / Battle Royale II: Requiem (2003, with Fukasaku Kenta)


IFFR & Films of Fukasaku Kinji

The films by this director at IFFR