In Japan’s Warring States period, warlord Shingen Takeda orders his death to be kept secret for three years. A lookalike must assume Shingen’s identity for the stability of the clan.
Born in Tokyo in 1910. He directed 30 films after his debut Sanshiro Sugata (1943). He has been internationally acclaimed after Rashomon won the Golden Lion at the Venice and Academy Honorary Award in 1951.
|Staff||Producer/Screenplay/Director : Akira Kurosawa
Producer : Tomoyuki Tanaka
Producer of English version : Francis Ford Coppola
Producer of English version : George Lucas
Screenplay : Masato Ide